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ALDI UNVEILS NEW LIGHTER WINE COLLECTION
04 Aug 2017


Aldi has embraced the trend for lower calorie, lower alcohol wines with its new Featherweight collection. Available in red, white and rose varieties the range is ideal for those who want to enjoy light, but delicious quality wines.
 
Featherweight Sauvignon Blanc (ABV 5.5%)
£2.99 per bottle
Calories per glass (125ml): 55 calories vs. standard Sauvignon Blanc: 102 calories
Suitable for vegetarians
Available in Swindon, Bathgate, Chelmsford, Neston, Goldthorpe regions.
This fresh Sauvignon Blanc has aromas of gooseberry and mint leaf, a light body and refreshing flavours of apple and lemon, making it delightful to enjoy at any occasion. Serve chilled by itself or, pair with light snacks or chicken dishes.

Featherweight Italian Pinot Grigio (ABV 5.5%)
£2.99 per bottle
Calories per glass (125ml): 52 calories vs. standard Pinot Grigio: 104 calories
Available in Atherstone, Bolton, Darlington, Cardiff regions.
Defined by its crisp citrus notes and white peach aromas, this wine offers plenty of flavour. With only 5.5% alcohol and 30% less calories than a standard dry white wine, it is the perfect accompaniment for lighter meals like seafood dishes or salads.
 
Featherweight Merlot (ABV 5.5%)
£2.99 per bottle
Calories per glass (125ml): 59 calories vs. standard Merlot: 101 calories
Suitable for vegans
Available in stores nationwide
This red is soft and fruity, with appealing aromas of plum and strawberry. Light and mellow on the palate this Merlot can be served either chilled or at room temperature, and pairs beautifully with light snacks and dishes like cold meat, cheese, and salads.
 
Featherweight White Zinfandel (ABV 5.5%)
£2.99 per bottle
Calories per glass (125ml): 57 calories vs standard Zinfadel: 113 calories
Suitable for vegetarians
Available in Swindon, Bathgate, Chelmsford, Neston, Goldthorpe regions.
Not only does its vibrant pink tone make this wine good to look at, it is packed with fresh and full flavours and luscious strawberry infused aromas, making it the perfect aperitif. Containing approximately 30% less calories than a typical dry rose wine, you can enjoy this wine with fruity desserts for a summer treat.
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