11/30/2008 04:00PM ● Published by Super Admin
People often feel contrite admitting that they buy wine partially for the design of the label. Roxanne Langer of Wine Fundamentals, conducted research that shows wine label design has a significant influence on wine drinkers’ decision to buy.
Christian Audigier harnessed this trend and popular lifestyle brand name Ed Hardy, and with the advent of tattoos becoming a form of art in popular culture, designer Audigier lead the charge using tattoo-style art in his clothing and lifestyle lines. What would be a natural fusion in French culture? Wine and design, of course. Representative of his philosophy, Audigier’s Chardonnay tastes and looks great. The Chardonnay is a medium-bodied wine that’s refreshingly satisfying. There are aromas and tastes of fresh lemon and lime, balanced by a light, buttery toastiness. Do you want to roll like a rock star? Then check out this wine. They also make a Syrah, Merlot and Cabernet Sauvignon.
Julie is the owner and Wine Psychic of WineStyles – Granite Bay.
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