How to appreciate wine, featuring Dan Radil
Ever wonder why wine aficionados do all the things they do? Ever wanted to have a greater appreciation for wine or wanted to start you own collection? In these videos, wine enthusiast Dan Radil shows how to see, smell and taste wine in order to maximize your sensory experience.
Radil writes a weekly column on wine for The Bellingham Herald and contributes to Whatcom Magazine. He also teaches classes in wine tasting at Bellingham Technical College.
Visit Radil's Web site at Visit the Chuckanut Ridge Winery's tasting room at 1017 N State St, Bellingham, WA.
Read some of Radil's columns at
1) Introduction and the proper tasting order
2) Selecting a glass
3) Pouring and observing the color
4) Swirl and smell
5) Taking a sip and savoring
6) How to create your own wine cellar
7) Afterwards, talk about your wine
Videos by Jon Sayer
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