How can you taste tannin in wine?

Posted On December 10, 2017

Kiran Shrestha
Maijubahal, Kathmandu

Tannin is tasted at the back of the tongue and tastes bitter like a strong cup of tea that makes your mouth fur up. It also has the sensation of an underripe or green banana. Tannin comes from the skins of the grapes and from oak ageing. It is mainly found in red wines.