Wine and donuts, who knew? Wine's low alcohol content (around 5-7%) is good for a weekend brunch."This particular type of wine has a floral quality, almost peach, like an orchard of fresh flowers." While it may seem counterintuitive to pick something sweet to go with a sugary donut, it actually makes perfect sense: "A lower alcohol content means higher residual sugar, which pairs well with the sugar in the donut," Kaner says.
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