Is Chardonnay Dry or Sweet?

Chardonnay is most often a dry wine. But it can be made in a sweet style. Fruit flavors can sometimes be confused with sweetness. But wines are only sweet if they have residual sugar.

• Demi-Sec and Doux   Champagne • Dessert wines like Vin de Paille from Jura, France • Mass-produced, inexpensive Chardonnays

Sweet Chardonnay Examples

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