5 Annoying Wine Terms

Staff Writer
Overused words that don't tell us a thing about wine

Photo Sasabune Omakase Modified: Flickr/erin/CC 4.0

Wine can be a pretty stuffy topic. Historically, it’s been dominated by old men tasting wine in wood-panelled libraries, speaking with a little Locust Valley lockjaw (if you know what I mean, Lovey).

The fact that the people responsible for tasting wine and writing reviews seem intent on confusing their audience continues to amaze me! I mean, let's call 'em like we see them and stop using the most annoying words in wine writing!

Click here to find out the most overused, and overrated, wine terms. 

— Gregory Del Piaz, Snooth