Flashcards in Wine Knowledge Deck (13):
5 types of grapes in a bourdeaux?
The 5 "S"s of wine tasting
Swirl, smell, sip, spit and savor
Sight: color pale yellow greens
Indicates a cool growing region or grapes that haven't fully ripened
Deep golden yellow
A sign of barrel aging or warm growing region
Sign of maderized or oxidized white wine
Common in young red wines
Older well aged wines
Oxidized red wine
Scents of wine that come from the grape
Scents that come from the process in which that wine was made
We can detect over 10,000 smells and we can train ourselves to distinguish up to a 1000 odors. How many odiferous components does wine approximately have?
We taste _____ on the tip of the tongue. _____ on the sides and ______ on the back of the tongue