Open Up Flavors in Wine by Perfecting the Art of the Swirl

Liz Grossman

You know to swirl your wine glass before tasting, but why? Turns out there’s more to it than just looking like a pro. After wine has been bottled up for months (or even years), it’s just begging to breathe, and wine swirling (or “orbital shaking,” as the pros call it) is the best way to use...