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How to Be a Wine Connoisseur

December 20, 2021

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Some will agree that wine makes something extra exciting. A glass of it can bring them joy. Some parties are not even complete without it. But even though drinking wines has become a normal thing for some, a few individuals still stray away from it because they believe that drinking that kind of beverages harm their health. It is indeed true that drinking wines can harm someone’s’ health especially if they don’t know how to control their alcohol intake. With moderation, drinking wines provides health benefits. The said benefit of drinking wines is that it keeps the heart healthy which leads to longer life. Wines contain a specific compound that protects the lining of the blood vessels in the heart lowering the possibility of experiencing cardiovascular diseases. It also strengthens the bones, gives a much healthier skin, and boost immune system in general. The secret is to have full control on their drinking habits. Anything that’s too much is bound to affect someone’s life. Just like what they say, “Drink responsibly”.

 

Even though some are still not convinced about the good benefits that wines bring, there are few individuals who spend their time trying to study and gain more knowledge about winery. They are named as a wine connoisseur or someone who has a vast knowledge about the things that are directly connected to wines. Wine connoisseurs go through a formal training to learn the basics and achieve expertise. To all those wine connoisseur wannabe out there, here are some tips for you.

 

Wine Tasting

 

Wine Tasting

 

First step on becoming a wine connoisseur is being able to taste and evaluate a wine in the right way. They have what they call the Five (5) S’s of wine tasting. The first thing to do is to (1) see the wine. Assess the color and appearance of it. To have a clear sight of it, look into the glass against a white background. Looking through different angles allow someone to precisely see the color of it that also indicates things like the age of it and the variety of the grape used to make the wine. A wine that exhibits a clear color and great appearance is a good sign. (2) swirl the wine. Through swirling, the viscosity of wine is determined. The more tears rundown on the glass the higher the alcohol content a wine contains. It also releases the aroma on the wine. (3) smell the wine. It is an essential part of wine tasting because a wines quality and age can be judged by its aroma. (4) sip the wine. Finally, it’s time to taste it. Tasting the wine will allow someone to assess its acidity, sweetness, alcohol content, and even the texture of it. Each of them reveals the type of wines. The last is (5) savor the wine. It’s time to savor the wine and evaluate the experience someone develop while drinking it. It will also answer whether the wine is suitable for your liking or not.

 

Understanding of the Basics of Wine

 

Understanding of the Basics of Wine

 

After acquiring how wines taste, an individual should understand the factors that makes a wine distinct from the other. It’s now the time to be knowledgeable about the wine’s terroir or the overall characteristics of the vineyard and how it affects the wine. Another thing is that for individual to be able to excellently assess the wine, that person would be able to have a basic knowledge about the attributes that needs to be considered like what the wines acidity, sweetness, structure, and tannins level means. Apart from that, there are different types of glasses that should be used depending on the variety of wine. It is done to improve the wine-drinking experience. A wine connoisseur should also be able to know the right way of holding a wine glass.

 

Explore the wine culture

 

Explore the wine culture

 

After learning the basic, to be an effective wine connoisseur is to have an extensive knowledge about the wine culture. Explore vineyards and winery. Find out the process of wine making. Visit local wine shops which will enable someone to understand and know what type of wines people loves to buy, what they recommend, and the likes. Attending wine tasting events can also broaden the knowledge and come across new information that can hone someone to be an excellent wine connoisseur. In addition to that, joining a group whose members share the love for wine is also an effective move on exchanging experiences and knowledge. Exploring a culture that seems foreign for someone can be tiring but when they are passionate about it, they can definitely become what they aspire to be. Just like the quest of finding the condo that will be suitable for you. There are plenty of choices out there, but only a few can live up to your expectations. Condo in Laguna might be the one for you. It’s the perfect mixture of everything.

 

Stay Informed in the Latest Wine Culture Updates

 

Stay Informed in the Latest Wine Culture Updates

 

An individual is ought to continue extending the knowledge they have. there are different reading materials that are useful and reliable. As a wine connoisseur, it’s important to stay informed so you’ll be able to comprise if ever a problem arises. The learning should not stop because it is also a process. It’s like a vacant condo in Laguna and the appliances are the knowledge that you can get. The more appliances you put it inside the more it will look complete, organize, and put together. Continue being curious and you’ll stumble upon new knowledge that will be vital for your growth.

 

That’s just some of the things that an individual should consider to be able to be a wine connoisseur. If this article suddenly urges you to try drinking wine but currently have no stock on your condo in Laguna and is still in search for some wine brands? Worry no more, for here are some of the wine brands that you can try and are also available and searchable through the internet.

 

1. Villa Maria

2. Penfolds

3. Carlo Rossi

4. Lionel Osmin & Cie

5. Los Medanos

6. Novellino Wines

 

 

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