SEE: Clarity, Color, Intensity, Legs
Legs are the rivulets of wine that form and flow down the inside of a wine glass after the wine has been swirled.
Legs are indicators of body weight, but not wine quality. The more pronounced the legs and the longer they last, the higher the alcohol content and the more full-bodied the wine is.
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