You will get a new experience with wine tasting like never before, if you take time to taste it rightly.Your five senses will play a big role in understanding and tasting a glass of wine before swallowing.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.By looking at the wine you will expect to see your favorite properties of color and texture which will make you appreciate and want to taste it further. The Color will give you a clue as to the taste you will expect before you even takes a sip.The next step is swirling which will give you time to further examine the color and texture of the beverage.
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.There are colors which will indicate richness of the favorite oak and spices which will heavily influence the enjoyment of wine.Also, the texture of the wine like bubbles and sparkling oil will give basic indication of either high sugar or alcoholic content. The taste of wine in also determined by age and for that fact, you will understand the taste you will expect in your drink.
Phase two involves smelling. 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. Some wines can have that aromatic nutty and high profile oak which really motivate to derive the greatest enjoyment out of it.
Last but not least is actual tasting which involves sipping, holding it in the mouth for some time and then swallowing.Sipping, and swallowing is the most important stage which will climax the excitement since the sip is granted sufficient amount of time to come into contact with the tissues of the mouth and the throat. It is in the mouth where the drink will produce the highest excitement.It is in the mouth where the effect of the temperature of the drink will be felt.
Your wine tasting tour, will be highly exciting if you are patient enough to observe and smell before you finally swallow.