Wine can be confusing. Beyond the difficulty in remembering which grape tastes like what and comes from this or that wine region, wine is shrouded in hard-and-fast rules. Are you supposed to drink white wine with steak — or is it fish? Should you put red wine in the fridge, or is that a no-no? Is it ok if you don't have a special wine glass for that special wine? Below, we'll bust five big myths in the wine world — then we'll tell you how to make it even easier to enjoy great wine.
Do You Believe These 5 Wine Myths?
Myth: Only cheap wines have screw tops.
Myth: Sulfites give you red-wine headaches.
Myth: Certain wines require certain glasses.
Myth: Red wine goes with red meat, white wine goes with fish.
Myth: Red wine shouldn't go in the fridge, and white wine should stay chilled.
Written by Ashley Hamer May 24, 2019