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ARTICLE: You've been drinking red wine too warm

Postby StarNews » Fri Sep 04, 2015 9:37 am

You've been drinking red wine too warm for your entire life
Matthew DeBord for Business Insider
Sep 2 2015


People don’t know how to drink red wine.

I’m sorry, but it’s true. They always make one huge mistake.

They go to the wine store, buy a bottle, take it home, pop the cork, pour a glass, and sit back to enjoy themselves in near total ignorance of how little pleasure they’re actually extracting from that lusty Syrah or luscious Cabernet.

The problem is a basic one: the wine is too warm.

Don’t feel bad if you’ve been doing this for your entire wine-drinking existence. Almost everyone drinks red wine too warm.

So what temperature should your red wine be?

It should be between 60-65 degrees Fahrenheit. At that temperature, the flavours of the wine will be sharp and fresh, and the wine’s textures will find full expression.

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