Why does the palate matter?

Rosa Nguyen
By Rosa Nguyen
11 months ago
1 min read

You often hear the term ‘palate’ when talking about wine. It’s basically the tasting of wine - when you put it in your mouth and swirl it around, you experience all of the different sensations like the fruit flavours, the oak, the acidity and the tannins which all balance in your mouth. It’s effected by what you’ve eaten or what you haven’t eaten before wine. Our Wine Expert John explains...