Course: ABCs of Wine Tasting
what is wine?
Wine is a social beverage, at its best when shared with friends and family.
Sometimes wine is the focus of conversation, drawing attention to itself or to related themes in history, geography, agriculture, art and literature. And other times, wine simply enhances the meal.
Either way, wine adds pleasure to life.
Wine is fermented grape juice.
The basic recipe for making wine hasn't changed for thousands of years:
Grapes + Yeast = Alcohol (Wine)
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