Low-alcohol wine is finally catching on
16 December 2016
Courting calorie counters, wines with less than 10% alcohol have hit the shelves in the US in recent years, promoted by celebrity nutritionists and marketed under such brands as Skinnygirl. Here, such low-alcohol wines – often dubbed “lifestyle” wines – have captured 2.4% of total wine sales in supermarkets. But are they really lower in calories?