A Sense of Wine

A Sense of Wine is Wine Sense's journal of new products, techniques and behind the scenes info for those who love to make wine. The authors are the Wine Sense staff. You will be familiar with them as the friendly faces that serve you whenever you stop by one of the stores. Join us as we share our insights on new procucts, advice and our experiences. Please feel free to comment on any posts- we look forward to your input!

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Patience Rewarded!

June 3, 2011

Last night I opened a bottle Italian Sangiovese (Selection International) with a little bit of concern. It showed a dark, rich hue, wonderful aroma of cherry, and strawberry, so far, I was pleased. The taste took it over the top, smooth long finish with a hint of tannin and acidity.

My concern was its age for a kit wine- I had bottled it in September  2005! Fortunately I used a Nomacorc closure and stored it under good conditions so the wine was in great shape.

It was a most enjoyable evening, it pays to put a few bottles aside (with Nomacorcs) for long term enjoyment.

Cheers,

Victor, Manager (Wine Sense- McPhillips St.)


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