Wine review: Leitz Eins Zwei Zero Riesling Alcohol Free

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A review of Leitz Eins Zwei Zero Riesling Alcohol Free.

The drink sample in the video was purchased by Drinks Academy and the review of the product is our own view.

Product information

Available at Waitrose for £6.99

Alcohol content: 0.0% abv

Nutrition information per 100ml
Energy 73Kj 17Kcal
Fat <0.g
-of which saturates <0.1g
Carbohydrate 3.8g
-of which sugars 3.8g
Protein 0.5g
Salt 0.01g

Ingredients
Dealcoholised wine, grape must, rectified concentrated grape must, sulphites.

Allergens are in bold.

Summary
A medium-dry wine with 0% alcohol and pleasing flavours of ripe peach, white grape and a hint of lemon citrus. Lacks complexity, intensity and length and therefore is only fair quality. However, it is one of the better alcohol free still white wines currently on the market.

Score
6.5/10

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Wine review: Artis Alcohol-Removed Merlot

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A review of Artis Alcohol-Removed Merlot.

The drink sample in the video was purchased by Drinks Academy and the review of the product is our own view.

Product information

Available at Sainsbury’s for £6

Alcohol content: Less than 0.5% abv

Nutrition information per 100ml
Energy 83Kj 20 Kcal
Fat <0.5g
-of which saturates <0.1g
Carbohydrate 4.4g
-of which sugars 4.4g
Protein <0.5g
Salt <0.01g

Ingredients
De-alcoholised Merlot wine, grape sugar, preservatives: Sulphur dioxide, E242.

Allergens are in bold.

Summary
Very light and fruity with simple black fruits and a medium-dry sweetness level. The flavour is thin and fades quickly. That said, it is pleasant enough to drink and is one of the better alcohol free red wines currently available. Fair quality.

Score
6.5

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Wine review: Rawson’s Retreat Alcohol Free Cabernet Sauvignon

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A review of Rawson’s Retreat Alcohol Free Cabernet Sauvignon.

The drink sample in the video was purchased by Drinks Academy and the review of the product is our own view.

Product information

Available at Sainsbury’s for £5

Alcohol content: 0.5%

A non-vintage dated wine, i.e. no date on the label (the base wines can come from different years).

Nutrition information per 100ml
Energy 72Kj 17Kcal
Fat 0.0g
-of which saturates 0.0g
Carbohydrate 3.6g
-of which sugars 3.6g
Protein 0.0g
Salt 0.0g

Ingredients
De-alcoholised Australian red wine (95%), grape sugar, preservative: sulphur dioxide, ascorbic acid.

Summary
A medium-dry alcohol free red wine. The black grape and blackcurrant flavours are out of balance and not well integrated with each other, leading to a disappointing wine. Poor quality.

5.5 points out of 10

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Torres Natureo De-alcoholised Garnacha Syrah review

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A review of Torres Natureo De-alcoholised Garnacha Syrah.

The drink sample in the video was purchased by Drinks Academy and the review of the product is our own view.

Product information

Available at Sainsbury’s for £6

Alcohol content: 0.0%

Nutrition information per 100ml
Energy 95Kj 23Kcal
Fat 0g
-of which saturates 0g
Carbohydrate 3.5g
-of which sugars 3.5g
Protein 0g
Salt 0g

Ingredients
De-alcoholised wine made from Garnacha and Syrah grapes, preservative E-242 and sulphur dioxide.

Summary
A light wine similar to a Beaujolais, but doesn’t feel like a wine due to its excessively light body. Aromas of red fruits, black grape, blackcurrant and penny sweet bananas. Fair quality.

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Natureo De-alcoholised Syrah Cabernet Sauvignon Rose 2019 from Torres review

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A review of Natureo De-alcoholised Syrah Cabernet Sauvignon Rose 2019 from Torres.

The drink sample in the video was purchased by Drinks Academy and the review of the product is our own view.

Product information

Available at Waitrose for £4.99

Alcohol content: 0.0%

Nutrition information per 100ml
Energy 68 Kj 16 Kcal
Fat og
-of which saturates 0g
Carbohydrate 2.6g
-of which sugars 2.6
Protein 0g
Salt 0g

Ingredients
De-alcoholised wine made from Syrah and Cabernet Sauvignon grapes, preservative E-242 and sulphur dioxide.

Summary
A light and medium-dry rose with simple red fruits. Very quaffable. Fair quality.

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Lindeman’s Alcohol Free Sparkling Chardonnay Pinot Noir Muscat review

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A review of Lindeman’s Alcohol Free (0.5% abv) Sparkling Chardonnay Pinot Noir Muscat.

The drink sample in the video was purchased by Drinks Academy and the review of the product is our own view.

Product information

Available at Asda for £3.98

Alcohol content: 0.5%

Non-vintage.

Nutrition information per 100ml
Energy 56Kj 13Kcal
Fat 0g
-of which saturates 0g
Carbohydrate 2.8g
-of which sugars 2.8g
Protein 0g
Salt 0g

Ingredients
De-alcoholised Australian white wine (95%), sugar, carbon dioxide, Preservative: sulphur dioxide, ascorbic acid.

Summary
A light-bodied and easy to drink off-dry sparkling wine with aromas of green apple, grape, vanilla and toast. Good quality.

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Noughty Alcohol Free Organic Vegan Sparkling Chardonnay review

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A review of Noughty Organic Sparkling Chardonnay.

Product information

Available from: Tame Tipple.

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Alcohol content: 0.0%

Nutrition information per 100ml
Energy 62Kj 14Kcal
Fat 0g
-of which saturates 0g
Carbohydrate 2.9g
-of which sugars 2.9
Protein 0g
Salt <0.1g

Ingredients
Alcohol free organic Chardonnay, organic sugar, carbon dioxide, preservative: sulphur dioxide.

Summary
Quite dry and crisp with vibrant green apple flavour. Very low in sugar for an alcohol free wine and very low in calories. Organic and vegan too. Ticks many boxes! Good quality.

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Lindeman’s Alcohol Free Cabernet Sauvignon review

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A review of Lindeman’s Alcohol Free Cabernet Sauvignon.

Product information

Available in Tesco or Asda for £4

Alcohol content:

Nutrition information per 100ml
Energy 71Kj 17Kcal
Fat 0g
-of which saturates 0g
Carbohydrate 3.5g
-of which sugars 3.5g
Protein 0g
Salt 0g

Ingredients
De-alcoholised Australian red wine (95%), grape sugar, preservative: sulphur dioxide, ascorbic acid.

Summary
A simple, light-bodied, medium-dry red wine with aromas of blackcurrants and black grapes. It has a wine-like texture with noticeable tannins. Fair quality.

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