How to find the wine you soured ?
The most common cause of spoilage is storage.
Too much heat, light or large temperature fluctuations can cause the destruction of wine.
How to tell if your wine is soured:
1. View wine
One reason for the deterioration of the wine is cracking the bottle. If there is a crack on it, it is likely that the bottle enters excess oxygen causes oxidation of the wine.
Check the color of the wine. If red wine has a dark brown color, it means that it is rotten. If the color of white wine is golden brown, then it surely is rotten.
- Smell of bad wine The smell is important element when it comes to wine. When the cup of wine to get closer to the nose, you expect the smell of ripe fruit, and no peculiar smell that can cause nausea.
- The taste of bad wine
If the appearance and smell can’t assess whether the wine is corked, then you have to taste it. The spoiled wine will be sour, oxidized flavor of caramelized fruits. It will contain bubbles because it became sparkling.
The most common mistakes for storing the wine is to keep it warm .An opened bottle is best to refrigerate it slows oxidation.