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Which glass should I use for which wine? Does it matter?

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Wine tastes differently in different glasses.

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At What temperature should I store my wine?

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Note: Wines age best stored horizontally at a cool temperature.

Whites & Blushes (55-60 degrees F)

Reds (62-67 degrees F, at room temperature)

Sparkling Wines (45 degrees F)

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How do I serve my wine?

A:

Decant older and more expensive reds before serving.

Chill whites, blushes and sparkling wines for a couple of hours (not months) in the fridge.

When serving several wines remember: white before red, light before heavy, dry before sweet, simple before complex.

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How many people does a bottle serve?

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Generally, a 750-ml bottle serves five; a 1.5-L serves ten.

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What is the proper wine terminology?

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  • Aroma / Bouquet... aroma is the fruity sent in a young wine, wheras bouquet is the complex scent of older wines.
  • Body... The substance of a wine in your mouth (light, full or medium).
  • Crisp / Soft... Crispness refers to the sharp taste of a wine, whereas a soft wine is smooth.
  • Dry / Sweet... A dry wine contains little sugar, and thus is not sweet.
  • Fruity... Having ripe flavors of fruit.
  • Finish... The impression a wine leaves on your palate.
  • Oaky... Characteristic style of oak barrel aging.
  • Tannin... A natural preservative found in grape skins, stems and seeds, which in high levels will make your mouth pucker.

 

 
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