• 6 Decanting Mistakes You Didn't Know You Were Making

    14 days ago - By Vine Pair

    The process of decanting , defined as pouring liquid into another vessel, is easy to understand in theory. In practice, it raises some questions. When are we supposed to decant wine? What wines are we supposed to decant? Does decanting wine really make a difference in taste?
    When and why we decant wine depends on several factors. In general, experts agree that we decant for two reasons: to oxygenate, or “open up” a wine; or to separate a wine, particularly wine aged 20 years or older, from any accumulated sediment in the bottle.
    Whether you're a lifelong wine drinker or newbie, decanting...
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