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Fortified wines are red or white?

Posted by preetish, Aug 17, 2014.

Fortified wines are red or white?

Sercial Madeira is red or white?

What is a rose/rosy wine? it is white or red? 

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Reply by duncan 906, Aug 17, 2014.

Fortified wines;sherry,port and some of the French ones such as Banyuls,Pineau de Charentes and Floc de Gascogne can be either

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Reply by outthere, Aug 17, 2014.

Rosé = pink/pale pink

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Reply by GregT, Aug 17, 2014.

And Sercial of course, being a white grape, would make a white wine. After the oxidation it's more amber than white though.

 

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Reply by dmcker, Aug 18, 2014.

Then there're also marsala and vin santo and...

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Reply by lakenvelder, Aug 22, 2014.

Sercial is the name of a white grape. Fortifed wine is a wine which a distilled spririt has been added, usually brandy. They are red and white. Rose used some skins to add color but not enough to be a red wine. 

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Reply by GregT, Aug 22, 2014.

Good summary of the whole entire thread.


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