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Wine IQ Quiz 4: Sniff & Swirl – crucial lesson!!! Gets to the heart of un-snobbing wine o Intimated by wine drinkers who swirl and sniff and say weird descriptions o Teach us the how and why behind it - get to the heart of wine Restaurants will only pour a little in the glass at first for you to evaluate it first o Step 1: Visual aspect of wine – Boyer doesn’t pay attention to this “a white is a white” clear to deep Hugh of yellow If it is brown, that is a NO GO A red can go from orange to ruby red or black wine One exception: legs Legs: after you swirl wine, the drippings fall back down the sides o Indicator of absolutely NOTHING Has somehow become synonymous with “better wine” o Typically, the more viscous and sugary the wine is, the thicker legs it will have Example of cherry that is very sweet where you can see thick wine legs (very viscous) Motor oil or maple syrup have great legs too Step 2: Swirl wine o

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