You can be tempted to sip and swallow wine immediately you come into contact with it, but you can find it exciting if you take some time to understand it before you take it down your throat.By involving fully your five senses, when tasting wine, you will get the best out of it.Just like when using your five senses to smell, to feel, to see, to taste and to hear, you can use them to fully get memorable experience.The exciting experience of full wine tasting can be elusive.However, real wine tasting is not all about making holding a glass of wine, sipping and then swallowing.There are three stages in proper wine tasting that you did not know.
The first phase involves observing the favorite drink before sipping.How the wine looks will determine whether you are going to like or not. The Color will give you a clue as to the taste you will expect before you even takes a sip.Swirling will give you a solemn experience, since it will give you a clearer clue regarding the taste of the drink you are about to take down your throat.
Naturally if you are confronted with a taste you did not expect, more chances are that you will not like it or enjoy the way to anticipated.Colors for example pale white will give indicate presence of dry and basic fruit and floral contents, unlike with yellow which will suggest presence richer ingredients like oak or spices.Also, the texture of the wine like bubbles and sparkling oil will give basic indication of either high sugar or alcoholic content. In addition, because wine keeps turning in color, you can get a clue as to the age it is, at that moment.
The next stage after observing is using your nose to tell you how the taste will be like. Smelling will give confirmation as to whether what you observed is really true. It is important to smell the drink because the smell of the contents will largely influence your opinion about the taste of the wine. For example nutty and spicy can be associated with old white wine.
The last one is real tasting, which is also known as the palate.At the tasting stage, you will then engage all your senses at the same time to get an experience which will give you the best out of the drink. It is in the mouth where the drink will produce the highest excitement.The temperature of the wine will also be detected in the mouth as it makes the drink more enjoyable and memorable.
Your wine tasting tour, will be highly exciting if you are patient enough to observe and smell before you finally swallow.