• Ask Adam: How Can I Tell if a Wine Will Need to Be Decanted When Shopping?

    21 days ago - By Vine Pair

    In general, there is no hard-and-fast rule as to what wines should and shouldn't be decanted. If you want to decant the $10 bottle of red you just bought, feel free. Decanting a white, rosé , or sparkling wine is also never a bad decision. Decanting is a fun way to experience wine in a different way than serving it directly from the bottle. Some wines do see benefits from being decanted, but there is not a solid rule that says all wines over a certain price or from a particular region should always be decanted.
    As a general rule, I almost always decant red wines recently purchased from the...
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