The Beginner’s Guide to Wine Tasting – Part 2: Appearance

Since part one of our wine tasting guide discussed how to identify faulty wines, parts two, three and four get down to the fun part – the tasting itself. We’ll cover appearance, smell and taste in the hope that you’ll feel equipped to go to a tasting event, host your own party, or simply appreciate the next bottle you […]

The Beginner’s Guide to Wine Tasting – Part 1: Faults

When you think of wine tasting, you may envisage a crowd of well-to-do individuals describing high-end vintages in terms rarely heard in normal conversation. Whilst it’s necessary for us as wine merchants to be able to describe our wines in order to fully inform our customers, we’re often asked why the average Joe should take an interest […]