What are Tannins and how do They Affect Wine?
In wine tastings, you will hear a lot of talk about tannins, but what are they? Where do they come from? How do they affect the flavour? And,...
If you’ve ever had a big, bold red wine that made your mouth dry out, youâve experienced tannins!
What are Tannins?
Tannins or polyphenols are responsible for the âbitterâ component in wine.
Where Do Tannins Come From?
The skins, seeds and stems of the grapes; and
The oak barrels in which...