Wine – A Classy Drink

Wine is an alcoholic drink is made up of grape juice, fermented with yeast. Yeast has the capability of converting the grape juice into an alcoholic compound by breaking up the sugar compounds in it. The types of wines produced depend on the different grapes and different kinds of yeast put in it.

They are not just made from grapes but also different fruits, vegetables, flowers, tree sap, etc. thus depending upon the type of ingredient used in fermenting the wines are given names such as apple wine, fruit wine, barley wine, ginger wine, rice wine, etc.

Wine is believed to have been come into existence from about 6000 BC in Europe later on moving to the other parts too. Wine in spite of being considered as a hard drink is actually very good for health if drunk to a certain extent, but when crossed the extent it proves to be fatal like any other alcoholic drink!

But the benefits of drinking wine in that limited level also includes prevention from heart failure and heart related diseases. An effect on brain on consumption includes the reduction in the risk of Alzheimer’s disease.

There are many types of wines available in the market, but the three major types include:

  • Red
  • White
  • Rose

White one is obtained from white grapes while reds from black or red grapes. There are different types found all over the world with different taste; this is mostly because of the difference even among white grapes and black grapes. Taste of depends upon the taste of the main essence the grapes! A good quality grape provides with a wine of an excellent quality. Cabernet sauvignon is probably one of the majorly produced popular reds in France. You may be thinking of choosing one of the different boat types available in the market and travel to Europe to taste some wines…

There are many interesting flavors, some are; wine with flavor of cherry and chocolate called as merlot and a wine with a smoky flavor called Grenache. White wines are also famous with chardonnay as the most famous white wine which gives a blended flavor of vanilla and fruit. With all this in here there is nothing to be surprised in telling that wine is a woman’s drink. Production of wine is not easy it has to be harvested in the winter. White wine is generally produced in and around California.

The storage of wine is a factor not to be forgotten, wine’s taste improves with age when properly stored. Wines are easily perishable; hence they have to be stored at a stable atmosphere. Wine is not just used as a drink but also used in culinary, especially desserts. These desert wines are very sweet to taste.

Wine is not something which can be labeled as costly or cheap; it solely depends upon our wants and needs and also the budget. If you are a person with a mad taste for wine, then never say no to a trip to Europe, because you will be missing exquisite experiences with the world’s best wines!