Reading US Wine labels

I recently wrote and released a blog about a red wine from a winery where the label did not look right.  After doing a bit of digging, I believe the fruit and location were not correct as I had suspected.  It’s likely that a novice wine drinker would have never noticed.  After posting the blog,…

Tasting Sheet Notes – Taste

This blog is designed to spend some time on discussing “tasting”.  The first thing we’re going to review is the tongue, which is only capable of tasting five things; sweet, sour, bitter, salty and most recently Unami.  In order to taste anything, we have to have the compound dissolved on our tongue.  (For this blog that…