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Wine Descriptors - Overview

 

Wine Descriptors Overview - the W Ds page is here

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The aim of this page is to provide a bird's-eye view of the page and an alternative Contents list.

Comment on how to use it is here.  Descriptors are identified  in red text.  They are as brief as possible due to column width in the table.
     
 

Contents as listed on the W Ds page  here

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In order to acquaint yourself with the contributors, it's probably best to read the Introduction here
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The Introductory extract is from a supporting page dealing with The Quick and Easy Way to Choosing Wine with Food  here.

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Lists of wine descriptors from a variety of sources are here.

You can jump from there to specific initial letters ...

   ... or go to the first descriptors
here.  

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Andre Simon was a prominent wine and food author and his Dictionary is here

            His descriptions of Colours are here.

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Adrienne Lehrer is a linguist and her descriptors are discussed here

            
She sets out the criteria relating to wine aromas here
  
            “culinary descriptors” are here

            her book is on another page here

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Michael Broadbent is a prominent wine writer and his Tasting Terms are
here

          
  His Colours are here.

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The Internet source The World of Food and Wine is 
here.  

           Descriptors are explained here.


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An extract headed The Language of Winetasting  is used from The Essential Guide to Wine here 


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The Wine Book categories are here


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The New Scientist  helps increase the number of wine descriptors in the context of  Wine boxes
here

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Wiki Wine Descriptors
are explained here.


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Useful websites are here


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Descriptors used by various sources are explored under the heading of Comparisons here


    The most-used descriptor is here
 
     Conclusion
here


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Some authors are 
here.  Internet sources generally do not indicate authors.


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Descriptor explanations are here


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Contact here




 
     
  Using the two pages

After opening one of the pages, use a new tab to hold the other and just flit between them.
     

Return to Contents here.  Go to Descriptors page here.

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