An acclaimed good sweet Champagne is Ballatore Gran Spumante. Another sweet Champagne to try is Martini & Rossi's Asti Sumanti. Both are made from Muscat white grapes grown around the Italian town of Asti.Know More
The Ballatore Gran Spumante is a sweet and rather cheap sparkling wine made in California with imported grapes. This champagne won a Double Gold Medal at the 2005 California State Fair Wine Competition and won the Gold Medal at the San Diego International Wine Competition in 2012.
The Asti Sumanti by Martini & Rossi is a non-vintage sparkling wine from the Piedmont region of Italy.
Better Homes and Gardens recommends that readers looking for a sweet Champagne try Moscato, a white wine that has a softer bubbly quality and pairs well with desserts.
When looking for a sweet Champagne, avoid anything with brut on the label. Extra brut, brut sauvage, ultra brut, brut integral and brut zero are the driest of all champagnes. The most popular style is brut, a dry champagne. Extra dry and sec are dry to medium-dry to medium-sweet categories of flavor. The most commonly found sweet champagne style is labeled demi-see or demi-sec. An uncommon form of Champagne is the doux, which is very sweet.Learn more about Wine
A bottle of champagne is at its best for 3 to 5 hours after it has been opened. After this period, the champagne loses its carbonation and becomes flat, which affects the taste. An open bottle of champagne can be resealed and kept safely in the refrigerator for 2 days.Full Answer >
As of 2014, André California champagne, which is available in seven flavors, contains between 6.5 and 10.5 percent alcohol by volume. Its classic varieties of brut, extra dry and blush have a higher percentage of alcohol content than do the fruit-enhanced flavors, strawberry and peach passion.Full Answer >
Depending on the actual brand, Champagne has an alcohol by volume, or ABV, percentage of 12.5 to 13.5 percent, which translates to between 25 and 27 proof. A typical serving of Champagne, 3.5 ounces, has 87 calories, 2.8 grams of carbohydrates, 5 milligrams of sodium and 102 milligrams of potassium. It also has trace amounts of calcium, iron and protein.Full Answer >
Types of sweet wines include vermouth, ice wine, port, dessert wines, Merlot and white zinfandel. Brachetto and lambrusco are both slightly sweet Italian wines that are often served with Italian entrées.Full Answer >