Glossary

Glossary

What Are Legs?

Wine snobs love to talk about ‘legs.’ But do they actually mean anything?

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What Is Residual Sugar?

Whether or not you’re a fan of sweet vino, one thing’s certain: every wine out there has some level of RS.

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What Is Yeast?

Without it, we wouldn't have wine. Thank goodness for yeast.

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What Is Biodynamic?

Spiritual, astrological, environmental: biodynamic winemaking is all of these. Learn more.

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What Is Organic?

We know what it means in the supermarket, but what does it mean in wine?

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What Is Structure?

The house that 5 other wine terms built. Discover 'structure.'

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What Is Body?

Light and elegant, full and bold, and everything between: let's talk body.

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What Is Mouthfeel?

Smooth, gritty, chalky, round — and otherwise known as ‘texture.’ How do we define ‘mouthfeel’?

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What Is Complexity?

Breaking down ‘complexity’ — the wine term that includes a whole lot of other wine terms

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What Is Fermentation?

The glorious process that gives us wine

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What Is Acidity?

Get ready for some mouth puckering.

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What Is Nose?

Wake up and smell the flowers — and the spice, and the earth, and the citrus, and everything else.

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