submitted by Rachel Wilson
is difficult to guess. The best thing is to taste
the wine !
a wine from Margaux or Pauillac will last longer
than one from Beaujolais or Bourgueil.
first tip would be to refer to this chart which tell
long can I keep wine
second tip would be to look and smell the wine.
wine that is too old smell of vinegar or sherry.
turns into a brownish or dull color when past its
may also start to worry:
if the bottle is not full with wine. The wine has
evaporated over the years
if the cork is badly damaged
if there are a lot of deposits at the bottom of the
bottle of wine needs to be protected from humidity,
vibration, temperature, light. Each one of these
enemies can ruin any wine sooner than later.
more about How
to store wine
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