What Are Some Red, Semi-Sweet Wines?


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Some red, semi-sweet wines are moscato, cesanese, saperavi, merlot and alazani. Some of these wines can be blended with others to create semi-sweet table wines. Generally, semi-sweet red wines have less tannin. Tannins give wine the sensation of being dry.

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What Are Some Red, Semi-Sweet Wines?
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Moscato is made from the muscat grape and can range from white to deep red. Black Muscat is known as a dessert wine. Cesanese wines from Italy are best enjoyed while they're young. Saperavi wines are from the country of Georgia. Alazani is also a semi-dry/semi-sweet wine from the region. Merlot, with its high sugar content and low tannins, can be served as a single varietal or blended with more robust wines like cabernet sauvignon.

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