Tag Archive 'tannins'

Sep 21 2011

The Unusual Suspects.. of Red Wine Headache Syndrome

“It’s so good! Once it hits your lips, it’s so good!” .. until ten minutes later you get a massive headache and the parties over before it ever got the chance to get going. A question that always seems to arise during wine speak with customers is why they or a friend or relative of […]

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Nov 12 2008

Tannins are oh-so-tacky

My friend, a diehard white wine drinker, discovered for the first time that zinfandel is truly red. She was game for trying it, but not a fan of that bottle in the end. It was too dry, she said.   Perhaps that was true, but what she went on to describe was more a function […]

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Sep 26 2008

Something old, something new

Published by under Savvy Sip Tips

How much juice do you have? Are you the first to try something new? The one to introduce it to your friends? Willing to expand your palate? Or do you go to the same restaurant each time so that you can order your favorite wine each time, the same wine that you buy off the […]

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