If you have ever watched as a specially trained person slowly pours wine from a bottle into a decanter, and then pours it into guests’ glasses, then you are already familiar with the procedure called “decant”. But the question is: is decantation really necessary or is it just a beautiful wine custom?
Wine experts still can not agree in opinion – why do decantation is needed. Why it is impossible to pour wine directly from the bottle, and why add a decanter to the process? Continue reading
The air is saturated with intoxicating aromas of wines, incendiary music sounds in every corner of the city, and a good mood does not allow to fall asleep for a long time. Want to enjoy this atmosphere? Go to the wine festival. Moreover, it is very simple to do this – almost all wine-making regions of the world, and sometimes even large wine farms, hold their celebrations. For example, in the German Moselle valley from April to November, the fun does not abate: the baton of the holiday is passed from the farm to the farm. Continue reading