demi-sec


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demi-sec

(of wine, esp champagne) medium-sweet
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49 [pounds sterling]) represents the first time a Demi-Sec Champagne by Mumm has been available in the UK since 1888.
Piper Heidsieck Demi-sec Non Vintage is full-bodied yet fresh, deliciously sweet with a hint of creaminess and notes of vanilla on the nose.
demi-sec bottlings are made for pairing with sweets.
I also learned about the imbibing of demi-sec (slightly sweet) champagne.
If you really want to impress with your wine discovery, try serving Bohemia Regal - a demi-sec wine with all the sparkle and fresh flavours in a red wine.
The cider maker's newest specialty hard cider is inspired by European demi-sec champagne and sparkling wine
Go for brut if you like bone dry, demi-sec which carries a touch more residual sugar and is just slightly off-dry - it's amazing as a foody wine - and ros if you are after a more frisky, fruit driven wine which is very, very pretty.
But there they are, amid the yucca: Chardonnay and Pinot Noir grapes, ready to become blanc de blancs or demi-sec.
Up to this stage, all the wines are dry, but the dosage will determine the level of sweetness, Brut, Sec or Demi-Sec.
It's a lovely aperitif, but for just pounds 1 more (if you buy two bottles), the Domaine Bourillon-DorlAans's Vouvray Demi-Sec 2002 (normally a very reasonable pounds 6.
Think Neil Cammies STRAIGHTOFFTHEVINE With the increase in popularity of demi-sec champagne which carries a higher dosage, and therefore not as bone-dry as the regular gear, the new-ish FREIXENET CORDON ORO SEMI SECO (pounds 9.
FACT: Champagne should be considered as any wine would be and most desserts are too sweet to accompany a brut champagne (the most common variety of champagne; some demi-sec champagnes are more suited for dessert).