I decided to try out a new (trendy) wine bar recently and was surprised when I sat down and looked at the taps behind the bar. They were marked with Chardonnay, Pinot Noir, Cabernet Sauvignon, Merlot, etc. All of the tap handles were just listed by varietal. I started to look around for a board with more description to no avail. I waited for the bartender to come over and hand me a sheet of paper with the names, but I was just greeted with a smile and, "What would you like to try this evening?"
I asked if there was a list and he said, "It's behind me on the handles." I decided to go ahead and try a chardonnay- I trusted this establishment and I
Keg wines are becoming more prevalent in the areas I frequent and I couldn't be more pleased with the way different wine places are utilizing them. I suggest you get out there and enjoy what your local establishment has to offer. I believe this trend is redefining how we consume wine.