From glassware to decanting: Cathal McBride on the factors that can affect your enjoyment of wine
The glass you drink from, the temperature wine is served at, how it was stored and whether or not it was decanted all need to be considered
While this page is typically filled with tasting notes and information about various grapes, regions and winemaking countries, there are also practical elements relating to the enjoyment of wine that are worth mentioning. From glassware to decanting, storage to temperature, these aspects not only play a big part in the overall wine experience, but will even enhance it.
While glassware is aesthetically beautiful, there are also practical reasons for the different types, sizes and shapes. ...