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Wine Tasting The Glass

November 21, 2012

The tool that makes wine-testing possible is very important (in every zone is possible to find different tools): we are talking about the glass. Every region, every wine can – and must – have its own representative glass.

It’s shape is very functional: deep, with a narrow edge and smooth borders, transparent and colourless, with stem. One of the most rerrifying sights for a wine lover is a glass shop full of the most extravagant glasses, of colored glass… glasses suitable only for water…

Texts from “Barolo as I feel it” by M. Martinelli (ed. Sagittario 1993).