Disclaimer: I'm not a wine connoisseur.
I don't know anything about smelling it (the bouquet?) or swirling it (I'm convinced the only reason you do this is to make it look like you know what you're doing). And when people talk about the vast array of flavours that dance across their tongues...I'm completely lost. Mostly I just taste wine. I must have gotten genetically short-changed on taste buds or something.
The reason for that rather lengthy paragraph demonstrating how LITTLE I know about wine is so I can tell you it takes a LOT for a bottle of wine to jump out at me enough to make me stop. Pick it up. Turn it over. Want to read more...Read More