Even if you only have a passing appreciation of wine you’ve no doubt heard of tannins. Pretty much any description of wine characteristics, involves a mention of “tannins.” But what are these mysterious substances, how do they affect the taste of wine and where do they come from? Read on to find out.
What are tannins?
Tannins are compounds called polyphenols that create a dry, grippy texture and a bitter, astringent flavor in wines. These..Read More