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Vin doux naturel

Vin doux naturel is a type of wine that has a natural level of sweetness. This is created through light fortification with a spirit being added to the wine before the end of the fermentation process,... (Read on)

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The term "unfiltered" is the direct opposite of filtered and refers to wines that do not undergo the usual filtration process that involves removing small particles... Read more 

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Vin doux naturel is a type of wine that has a natural level of sweetness. This is created through light fortification with a spirit being added to the wine before... Read more 

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