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Dessert Wines for Delivery or Pickup
The Instacart guide to dessert wine
Add a touch of elegance to any meal by serving dessert wine before or after dinner. Dessert wines are sweeter than regular white, red, rose, or sparkling wines and pair wonderfully with something sweet, as a relaxing beverage in the evening, or chilled on a warm afternoon. Enjoy the convenience of having your dessert wine delivered to your home when you use Instacart. Download the Instacart app today, and find your favorite dessert wine that an Instacart shopper will bring to your door.
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FAQs about dessert wine
Store all dessert wines around 55 degrees with a humidity level of about 70%, and keep the bottles in a dark location. Once you open your bottle of sparkling or lightly sweet dessert wine, keep it in the refrigerator and use it within 5-10 days. Richly sweet dessert wines, as well as fortified wines, have a high alcohol content and when stored properly can age for up to 50 years.
Once you open high-alcohol dessert wines such as richly sweet or fortified wine, they'll last for several months when stored properly. Sweet red wines can keep for several years, but once opened last up to three weeks in the refrigerator.
Generally, people sip slowly on dessert wines, and a 2oz pour is a normal serving size. To enhance the flavors and aromas of dessert wines, serve them in specialized port or sherry glasses. This style of dessert wine glass has a small, compact shape with a long stem and tapered rim. Ideally, you want to serve your dessert wines in crystal glasses, as the glassware refracts light and enhances the color of your wine. Serve sparkling dessert wine in a flute.