Full Review

Connellys

Connellys
NV Original Country Cream

Pair this wine with:
Dessert

Category: Wine-Based Cream Specialty

Date Tasted:
Country: Ireland
Alcohol: 13.9%
88 Points
Silver Medal
Highly Recommended
$8.99
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Connellys
NV Original Country Cream

Pair this wine with:
Dessert

Category: Wine-Based Cream Specialty

Date Tasted:
Country: Ireland
Alcohol: 13.9%
Opaque taupe color. Aromas and flavors of chocolate milk, buttery cookie dough, and sprinkles with a thick, crisp, sweet fat body and a polished, captivating, medium-length finish with touches of soft serve hot fudge sundae. A sweet, decadent, chocolatey creamy beverage that’s instantly appealing.

Tasting Info

Wine Glass Style: Rich & Full
Aroma Aroma: chocolate milk, buttery cookie dough, and sprinkles
Taste Flavor: Same as aromas with touches of soft serve hot fudge sundae
Sweetness Sweetness: Sweet
Enjoy Enjoy: on its own and with food
Recipes Pairing: Strawberry Shortcake, Creme Brulee, Mixed Berries
Bottom Line Bottom Line: A sweet, decadent, chocolatey creamy beverage that's instantly appealing.

The Retailer

Aldi Inc.

The Retailer
1200 North Kirk Road
Batavia, IL 60510
USA
1 630-425-7394

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Wine-Based Cream Specialty

A Wine-Based Cream Specialty is a wine-based cream liqueur-like beverage. These sweet and creamy treats are great to sip chilled after dinner or mixed into dessert cocktails. They are commonly styled as Irish Creams, Eggnogs, and other holiday cream liqueurs. As a non-spirit alcohol beverages, these products often fit the needs of restaurants and retailers with a "wine and beer only" license that can't legally sell spirits. They are a also profitable category as they are taxed at a lower rate than spirits.