I am sure
that there are many people who will say that they know
everything there is to know about wines. Unfortunately unless
you are a wine aficionado, a wine grower or an expert in wine
tasting you will have a very limited idea of the many
differences that are present in wines. This is quite alright as
many of us just drink the various wines that we have without
thinking any further. To help us learn more about wines we can
take a small tour called wine 101.
will just touch on a few ideas in wines. To get more
information you can visit wineries and ask questions from their
tour guides, look for the information that you require on the
internet, read some books on wine tasting and other subjects.
These are just introductions into the many differences that you
will find as you sample different wines.
101 the first thing that you will have to understand is that
red wines have a different taste from white wines and you will
need to taste these to learn the various differences. Once you
have accepted this fact you will need to look for a few white
wines and red wines in which to conduct your wine 101
step in the tasting of the wine 101 is to pour some wine into a
glass. Swirl the wine in the glass so that the wine and all of
the substances in the wine have a chance to meld. You will need
to hold the wine up to the light and see how long it takes for
the leg of the wine to pour back into the bottom of the glass.
The legs of the wine will tell you about the quality of the
stage in wine 101 is to smell the wine. Here you will need to
first take a quick sniff. From this sniff you should try and
identify the various flavors that may be present in the wine.
Once you have decided what these flavors might be, you should
swirl the wine once more so that everything is once again
thoroughly mixed together.
be prepared to step into the next part of wine 101. This is
where you will take a small sip of the wine, hold it for a few
minutes and savor all of the flavors. When these flavors are
present in your mouth the wine should be allowed to slide into
your waiting throat. Now savor the full taste of your glass of