If you're serious about storing and allowing wine to mature then you'll know that the time it takes to reach the optimum flavor varies a lot between different varieties of wine.
This infographic from Winery Sage sets out some great tips on how to store a whole range of different wines and the point at which they're best to drink.
You can't age all wines and it's not the case that the longer you age the better they taste. In fact, it's much more complicated than this and this infographic goes some way to showing it.
So if you have some wine and want to make sure you open it at the exact right time for the best flavor profile, take a look at this.
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