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Wine 101: Educating Wine Lovers about Oregon Wines
Chapter 1: General Wine Information
What is meant by a "dry" wine?

A dry wine has had most or all of its natural sugars converted to alcohol during the fermentation process, producing a wine relatively strong in alcohol, but with very little sweetness.  
 
Examples of dry wines include Chardonnay, Sauvignon Blanc, Syrah, and Pinot Noir.

This article was written by OregonWines.com staff.


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