About Sparkling Sweet Flavored Wine

About Sparkling Sweet Flavored Wine
Sparkling Dessert Wines are effervescent sweet fruity wines with residual sugar levels of 5% brix or higher that are not from established sparkling dessert wine categories like Italian Moscato d' Asti or Canadian Sparkling Ice Wines. American examples are usually made with a variety of muscat grapes, labeled as 'Moscato", and may include other natural flavors like citrus or berries.

Top Picks for Sparkling Sweet Flavored Wine

San Antonio Fruit Farm NV Semi-Sweet Peach Passion Fruit Flavored Wine Italy
90 points
$16
Best Buy
Clear color. Aromas of elderflower and white tea with a medium-full body and a medium-long jasmine, brown sugar, and capers finish. A floral, slightly sweet wine for affogados.
90 points $16 Best Buy
Stella Rosa NV Semi-Sweet Berry Flavored Wine Italy
89 points
$16
Best Buy
Dusty ruby color. Aromas and flavors of stewed berries, figs and prunes, and cocoa and carob with a supple, bright, finely carbonated, off-dry medium body and an effortless, appealing, medium-length finish manifesting touches of dark berry sorbet with no oak flavor. A unique, sweet sparkler with a distinctive combination of ripe berry fruit and meaty savory flavors to pair with charcuterie.
89 points $16 Best Buy
Stella Rosa NV Ruby Rose Grapefruit Flavored Wine Italy
88 points
$16
Pink color. Aromas of geranium, orange blossom, and lime oil with a medium-to-full body and a medium-to-long elderflower, watermelon candy, and white flowers finish. A Moscato "rose" that would be great with an apple crisp; a glass full of crushed berries.
San Antonio Fruit Farm NV Semi-Sweet Blackberry Orange Flavored Wine Italy
86 points
$16
Neon garnet color. Herbal aromas and flavors of baby powder, lemon-lavender soap, berry phosphate, and Jell-O powder with a supple, spritzy, moderately sweet medium body and an effortless, captivating, medium-length finish that shows accents of orange sherbet with no oak flavor. An interesting orange and berry-flavored bubbly with a curious herbal streak.
Juicy NV Semi-Sweet Sparkle Strawberry Flavored Wine Italy
84 points
$16
Pink color. Curious aromas and flavors of strawberry jelly donut with a supple, bright, frothy, sweet light-to-medium body and a graceful, medium-length finish that exhibits elements of hawaiian fruit punch with strawberry sorbet and honey butter with no oak flavor. A sweet strawberry-flavored bubbly to warm the heart.
San Antonio Fruit Farm NV Semi-Sweet Strawberry Guava Flavored Wine Italy
84 points
$16
Pink coral color. Candied aromas and flavors of strawberry marshmallow cereal, strawberry milk, and Flintstone vitamin with a supple, vibrant, effervescent, sweet light-to-medium body and a smooth, breezy finish revealing nuances of strawberry and watermelon candies with no oak flavor. A bombastically candied strawberry-flavored Moscato for Frankenberry aficionados.
Stella Rosa NV Blueberry Flavored Wine Italy
84 points
$16
Dusty garnet color. Candied aromas and flavors of berry sherbet and soda, blueberry acai shake, and chocolate cherries with a soft, crisp, effervescent, light-to-medium body and a smooth, brisk finish with accents of raspberry nonpareil tin. A tasty berry treat for sweet teeth.
Stella Rosa NV Green Apple Flavored Wine Italy
84 points
$16
Silvery emerald straw color. Aromas and flavors of elderflower, rainbow sherbet, apple hard candy, and hint of apple scented candle with a silky, crisp, spritzy, moderately sweet light body and a carefree finish that exhibits touches of green apple sorbet and lemon-lime soda with no oak flavor. A carefree apple flavored Moscato for parties and punches.
Juicy NV Semi-Sweet Sparkle Blueberry Flavored Wine Italy
83 points
$16
Neon electric blue color. Aromas of berry pancake syrup on buckwheat-hemp pancakes, and caramel vanilla fudge with an light body and a somewhat odd, fast blueberry popsicle, potpourri flavored oil, diet fruit punch, and seltzer water finish with no oak flavor. A neon sign of a wine that is a beacon for adventurous sweet-toothed revelers.
Stella Rosa NV Organic Orange Fusion Flavored Wine Italy
83 points
$16
Straw color. Aromas of dill, orange peel, and white cherries with a light body and a short boysenberry, jasmine, and white raspberry finish. An after dinner wine that would be good with a variety of pies.