What is “Dosage” in the wine world?

DSCF0098“Dosage”, also known as liqueur d’expédition is referred to when making sparkling wines and Champagne. After the sparkling wine is disgorged, the addition of some reserve wine and pure cane sugar is added to the bottle to balance out the acidity, and give you those wonderful levels of sparkling wines and Champagnes you know and love. 

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Sommelier, Private Chef, & Food and Wine Pairing Expert in NYC! Sara is a Wine Writer, Wine Ambassador, and Wine Consultant specializing in pairings, parties, entertaining and education.

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