The one Euro wine blind tasting

by  |  02-11-2015

Recently, on the social mediaz of Spain a video was released on El Comidista that basically showed a cheap, one Euro bulk wine tricking the professionals in to thinking it was some grand, yet small production wine. For those who don’t feel like trying to muddle through the Spanish, the point of the bit was to show how stupid descriptors are in the wine trade. On this point I would agree and this stunt was probably inspired by Mikel López Iturriaga seeing English language articles talking about this. It’s an ongoing issue that seems to see no relieve in sight. Language aside, the video would seem to make fun of all but one of the professionals who tasted the wine. Most were talking about how good, approachable, and well-made the wine was which was of course, one Euro a bottle. It would seem that they were easily fooled but there […]
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