Press Update: Wine Descriptor Poster

November 1, 2013 Blog » Wine News & Entertainment » Press Update: Wine Descriptor Poster

For those of you who’ve purchased our wine posters in the past, here’s a sneak peek at our most recent design going to press. If you’ve ordered one, they are only a few days away from shipment!

Press Check!

Being present at the press check is very important to make sure the color, quality and all the content in the poster is perfect. See this poster as it comes to life.


Madeline finalizes Wine Descriptions poster


Inspecting the UV coating and paper at the press check

Wine Descriptions Poster Press Check


The Wine Descriptions Chart

This poster is designed to decode all the quirky language that wine writers use to talk about a wine. From the hilarious, “Cat’s Pee”, to the more bizarre term “Cliff-Edge”, find out what the most common wine words really mean.
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The press operator shows us the color correction guide


A Heidelberg press

Heidelberg press for offset printing in Seattle, WA

Press in operation (slow-mo then regular speed)

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By Madeline Puckette
I'm a certified sommelier and creator of the NYT Bestseller, Wine Folly: The Essential Guide to Wine. Find me out there in the wine world @WineFolly