For oenophiles, scent is everything. We have thousands of olfactory filaments that allow us to smell thousands of aromas in a single glass of wine. We only have five taste zones on our tongue (sweet, sour, bitter, salty and unami). […]
Per my last post, I did in fact go to local wine bar Max’s Wine Dive for the first of their wine tasting summer series, Le Tour Du Vin :) The country theme for this wine tasting was “America – California, Washington, Oregon”. (Future country themes include France, Spain, Australia/New Zealand, and South America).
My parents and I had to bust out our mad wine tasting skills as the event was only an hour and a half and as VIP guests we had 15 wines to go through. On top of that, we had a crowd full of people to maneuver through and network with. Game faces were required.