Course: Understanding Wine
SUMMARIZE: Finish, Balance, Complexity
A wine is considered complex if, each time you take a sip, you discover another layer or nuance of flavor.
By definition, all "great" wines are highly complex. In contrast, a wine with few aromas and flavors is called "simple."
Wine needn't be complex to be enjoyable - many simple wines are quite pleasurable to drink. A complex wine, however, will always be considered higher in quality.
Which of the two...
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