By Leah Bourne, The Vivant
Wine MythsIs expensive wine really better? What about wines that are old? There are so many myths surrounding wine, and wine drinking, many of them false. We've investigated some of the most common myths surrounding wine and come away with some truths that may just surprise you.
1. Myth: The more expensive a wine is, the better it is.
Truth: Truth be told, this is often the case, but the price of wine is impacted by several factors. Location, how long the bottle has been aged, and even the wine's marketing, can impact its price. Wines from less familiar grapes, places, and producers-especially imported wines-can offer surprisingly impressive quality for your budget-squeezed dollar.
2. Myth: Better wines are always sealed with a cork.
Truth: Screwcapped wines can age just as well as wines finished with a cork. Many wineries have been experimenting with screwcapps and Read More »from Top 10 Wine Myths Debunked