Chakalaka South Africa 2012

For full instructions on how to write a tasting note we recommend you to read this former post. Visual: medium ruby Aromatic intensity: 7 Aromas: fruits, spices, wood, meat, cherries, berries Flavors: cherry, berries, chocolate, pepper Texture: 5 Sweetness: 2 Acidity: 6 Bitterness: 6 Length: 7 Complexity: 7 Balance: 7 …

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Corks vs Screw Caps

Did you know that screw caps can be installed on the majority of wine bottles? It is an absolute myth that screw caps are indicators of a poor quality wine. A good example of a quality wine that has a screw cap is Bonny Doon Vineyard’s Le Cigare Volant Réserve, this …

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Juan Gil Jumilla Spain DOP 2012

  For full instructions on how to write a tasting note we recommend you to read this former post. Visual: medium dark ruby still a bit transparent Aromatic intensity: 8 Aromas: spices, dark fruit, earth mineral, farm, black pepper Flavors: dark cherries, spices, black pepper, earth mineral Texture: 7 Sweetness: …

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Heron Hill Dry Riesling Finger Lakes NY 2012

Here is an example of what a wine tasting note looks like, you can use this template for your own tasting experience and you can learn the details of how to write a tasting note in this previous post. Visual: very light yellow Aromatic intensity: 7 Aromas: petrol, peach, lychee, minerality, …

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How to write a tasting note

Writing a tasting note is the key to seriously upgrade your wine tasting skills. Not only it will help you remember the wines you like and the different styles, it will also improve dramatically your ability to identify flavors and aromas. Tasting notes can have a great variety of different …

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Moscato d’Asti – the Jacuzzi wine

When you plan a celebration night, a romantic summer date, or simply a Jacuzzi get together, there is one wine that will suit amazingly well: Moscato d’Asti. As you already guessed, it comes from Asti in the Piemonte region of North Italy, located only 300 km from the world famous …

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3 ways wine helps you stay healthy

1. The biggest benefit of wine for your health comes from the fact that it makes you relax, for a moment it puts you in a state of joy and pleasure. Usually when people drink wine they are living the present moment and for an instant they forget their problems, …

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Mer soleil

Chardonnay is one of the most consumed noble grape varieties and is equally popular in the new and old worlds. Wine For Fun loves experimenting and trying new Chardonnay. They have a huge variety of textures, flavors and wonderful aromas. Mer Soleil was our latest discovery and if you are …

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