About Sparkling Flavored Wine

About Sparkling Flavored Wine
Flavored wine is a category of specialty sparkling wine products that have added flavors, colors and/or carbonated water. Examples run the gamut from watermelon-flavored sparkling Rose to pineapple-flavored California sparkling wine. These wines are typically sweet, light-hearted products meant for un-fussy enjoyment.

Top Picks for Sparkling Flavored Wine

Giambellino  Peach Bellini Germany
92 points
$5.99
Best Buy
Cloudy apricot color. Aromas of peach custard and sorbet with a sweet full body and a long candied lime and honeyed peaches finish. A superb peach Bellini that delights and satisfies with its rich natural flavor.
Awards: 2020 Best Sparkling Flavored Wine
92 points $5.99 Best Buy
Sweet Bitch NV Moscato Peach Bubbly Italy
91 points
$9
Best Buy
Medium old gold color. Aromas and flavors of ripe pineapple, peach, nectarine, and jasmine tea with a round, crisp, finely carbonated, sweet medium-to-full body and a smooth, fleeting finish that presents shades of peach jam, apricot jelly, lavender, vanilla, and coconut with no oak flavor. A summer orchard in a glass - try with brunch or for dessert.
Awards: 2021 Best Sparkling Flavored Wine
91 points $9 Best Buy
Sweet Bitch NV Mango Moscato White Moscato
90 points
$9
Best Buy
Emerald straw color. Aromas and flavors of mango chutney and sorbet, lychee and bananas, and peach sherbet and cobbler with a velvety, lively, finely carbonated, moderately sweet medium-to-full body and a smooth, stimulating, very long finish that shows notes of golden raisin, dried apricot, orange blossom honey, and flower water with no oak flavor. A delicious sweet sparkling wine with rich fruit and fine, silky bubbles.
90 points $9 Best Buy
Tropical NV Peach Moscato Italy
90 points
$17
Best Buy
White gold color. Aromas and flavors of candied peach, green apple, honeysuckle, and elderflower with a supple, soft, petillant, sweet medium body and a smooth, medium-length finish conveying accents of peach sorbet with no oak flavor. A sweet, delicate and balanced flavored Moscato with hints of peach candies.
90 points $17 Best Buy
Tropical NV Grapefruit Moscato Italy
88 points
$17
Pink coral color. Aromas of berry candies, honey, and green apple with a satiny, vibrant, effervescent, sweet medium-to-full body and a smooth, intriguing, long bitter orange, cranberry, marmalade, and hints of herbs finish with no oak flavor. A citrusy, bittersweet spritz-like wine that will work well in aperitivo hour.
Tropical NV Lux Passion Fruit Moscato Italy
88 points
$21
White gold color. Aromas and flavors of crisp pear, juicy nectarine, hints of ginger, white flowers, and pineapple with a supple, soft, petillant, sweet medium body and a graceful, medium-length finish with no oak flavor. A clean, sweet and fizzy flavored Moscato that’s easy to love.
Tropical NV Lux Mango Moscato Italy
87 points
$21
Emerald straw color. Aromas and flavors of ripe mango and honey on peaches with a satiny, crisp, spritzy, sweet medium body and an intriguing, medium-length finish with notes of ripe green apple, tropical smoothie, and orange zest. An intensely tropical flavored Moscato.
Barefoot Bubbly NV Sparkling Peach California
87 points
$9.99
Best Buy
Golden straw color. Aromas of peach gummies, white flowers, honey, and green apple with a supple, vibrant, effervescent, very sweet light-to-medium body and a warming, snappy apricot sorbet finish. A lively, candied, peachy sparkler that brings the fun.
87 points $9.99 Best Buy
XOXO NV Botanical Raspberry Rhubarb Canada
86 points
$8
Best Buy
Medium pink coral color. Aromas and flavors of raspberry jolly rancher, candied strawberry, and lime candy with a supple, lively, petillant, off-dry light-to-medium body and a smooth, brisk finish with notes of cherry, watermelon spritz, and cotton candy with no oak flavor. A tangy and crisp berry-flavored bubbly for hot summer days.
86 points $8 Best Buy
Tropical NV Passion Fruit Moscato Italy
86 points
$17.99
Silvery straw color. Fruity aromas and flavors of pineapples in syrup, banana taffy, and peach pie with a supple, vibrant, spritzy, very sweet light body and a smooth, stimulating, medium-length finish. A tangy and candied sparkling wine that caters to your sweet tooth.
86 points $17.99