Upon hearing the word wine, most people inevitably picture a convivial scene: a glass filled with a delicious liquid about to delight us with its flavour. However, what is evoked here is far from the only function and purpose of wine.
– Is wine a drink?
−No? So what is it?
Wine is a product that someone produces for you. Its usual setting is within the tasting tool that is employed (preferably, of course, a good glass). However, it is also a versatile liquid. It is used to make cocktails, it is cooked with and, in the hands of innovative chefs, it can become a highly sophisticated culinary product. In addition, there are countless other products that come from the wine industry: grape must, non-alcoholic wines, aromatised wines, etc.