Wine review: Eden Vale Sparkling Cuvee Alcohol Removed

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A review of Eden Vale Sparkling Cuvee Alcohol Removed.

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 Laithwaite’s Wine for £4.99

Alcohol content: <0.5%

Not Vegan friendly

Nutrition information per 100ml
Energy 111Kj 26.5Kcal
Fat <0.1g
-of which saturates <0.1g
Carbohydrate 6.2g
-of which sugars 5.4g
Protein 0.3g
Salt 24mg

ORAC Score: 615 Umol

ORAC (Oxygen Radical Absorbance Capacity) is a method of measuring the antioxidant capacity of different foods and supplements.

Ingredients
De-alcoholised wine (94% approx), grape juice concentrate (6% approx), Preservative 220, Antioxidant 300.

This product may have been produced with the aid of milk and eggs and traces may remain.

Allergens are in bold.

Summary
A medium-sweet yet refreshing sparkling with aromas of ripe peach, white grape, green apple and a hint of lemon. Lacks some complexity, but good quality.

Score
7/10

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Wine review: McGuigan Zero Sauvignon Blanc Alcohol Free

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A review of McGuigan Zero Sauvignon Blanc 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 most major UK supermarkets for £5

Alcohol content: 0%

Nutrition information per 100ml
Energy 100Kj 24Kcal
Fat <0.2g
-of which saturates <0.1g
Carbohydrate 6g
-of which sugars 4.2g
Protein 0.2g
Salt <0.1g/L

Ingredients
De-alcoholised Wine (95%), grape juice concentrate, preservatives (E220, E224), antioxidant (E300), thickener (E414). Contains sulphites.

Summary
A pleasant and fruity wine of medium-sweet sugar level. Aromas of white grape, lemon and gooseberry. Good quality.

Score
7/10

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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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