Wine Tasting Tips : Elements of Flavor in Wines

Wine Tasting Tips : Elements of Flavor in Wines

There’s something that I like to use to talk about wine and wine tasting, and that is the elements of wine flavor. Flavor is something very easy to talk about. It can be fruity, or spicy, or floral, or meaty, or tomatoey, or garlicky. However, when we think of what makes up those different flavors, Read more about Wine Tasting Tips : Elements of Flavor in Wines[…]

Wine Tasting Tips : How to Describe a Wine’s Flavor

Wine Tasting Tips : How to Describe a Wine’s Flavor

Describing a wine’s flavor is sometimes difficult for people. It doesn’t make much sense to me, because we all grew up describing food. Maybe we’ve gotten a little too lackadaisical; maybe the ways we describe food is like yuk, yum, delicious, give me more of that. We can definitely describe wine flavor like yuk, yum, Read more about Wine Tasting Tips : How to Describe a Wine’s Flavor[…]

In Japan, This Black Vinegar Is Aged Like Wine

In Japan, This Black Vinegar Is Aged Like Wine

(percussive music) – [Narrator] Vinegar is one of the oldest fermented foods in the world, but these days it seems to be having a bit of a moment. In the town of Kagoshima in Japan, you will find a special dark vinegar that has long been ahead of the times. – [Announcer] This Great Big Read more about In Japan, This Black Vinegar Is Aged Like Wine[…]

Types of Dessert Wines : A Brief History of Wine

Types of Dessert Wines : A Brief History of Wine

Hello, my name is Mihaly Fabok, and we are in behalf of Expert Village. We are talking now about dessert wines, and generally about wines, so it’s very important. Wine has been with us since the civilization begin. The first wine was produced about seven, eight thousand years ago in Asia, the Middle East somewhere, Read more about Types of Dessert Wines : A Brief History of Wine[…]

People Try The Wine Version Of 4 Loko

People Try The Wine Version Of 4 Loko

(whistling) – I saw this all over Twitter and saw that it was sold out everywhere. – I don’t drink because I don’t like the taste of alcohol, I don’t like the feeling being drunk, and I’m horrified of throwing up. – I drank a lost last night forgetting that I was also gonna drink Read more about People Try The Wine Version Of 4 Loko[…]

Wine Tasting Tips : Mineral Aromas in Wines

Wine Tasting Tips : Mineral Aromas in Wines

Mineral aromas are highly prized in wine. They’re a little bit misunderstood, but you shouldn’t be afraid of a wine that smells a little bit like wet sand, wet stone, a river bank, chalk, flint, steel, flint striking steel, lead pencil, or graphite. These are highly regarded aromas. They’re generally considered to be derived from Read more about Wine Tasting Tips : Mineral Aromas in Wines[…]

Wine Tasting Tips : Buttery Aromas in Wines

Wine Tasting Tips : Buttery Aromas in Wines

If you have ever spent any amount of time around a wine lover, I’m sure you’ve heard them say that a wine tastes or smells buttery. People especially love to talk about their big, buttery Chardonnay’s, and it’s true; Chardonnay very often has a buttery aroma, and a buttery flavor. It can come across as Read more about Wine Tasting Tips : Buttery Aromas in Wines[…]

Wine Tasting Tips : Yeasty Aromas in Wines

Wine Tasting Tips : Yeasty Aromas in Wines

It probably won’t surprise you that we can get the aromas of yeast in wine. Yeasty aromas or bouquets are present in a lot of wines, and the reason; yeast plus grapes equals wine. It’s a major part of wine production. A sparkling wine yeasty aroma should be very, very forward. You should get them Read more about Wine Tasting Tips : Yeasty Aromas in Wines[…]

Wine Tasting Tips : Vegetable Aromas in Wines

Wine Tasting Tips : Vegetable Aromas in Wines

Another category of aromas that you can get in a wine is vegetal; otherwise known as vegetable; otherwise known as vegetative. Some of these aromas are green bean, asparagus, green olive, artichoke, spinach, cut green grass. They may sound a little strange; however, they make a nice appearance in wine. In a white wine, you Read more about Wine Tasting Tips : Vegetable Aromas in Wines[…]

We Tried Strangers’ Custom Starbucks Drinks

We Tried Strangers’ Custom Starbucks Drinks

– This is the coffee you give your stepdad. You know, he tells you to go get a coffee, and you put 15 packets of Splenda in it and like here you go, you dick. (upbeat music) – Today we’re gonna be trying custom Starbucks drinks. – I love Starbucks. I had a mini addiction Read more about We Tried Strangers’ Custom Starbucks Drinks[…]