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Stronger wines, a connoisseur's headache

Updated: 2013-05-06 08:12
By Suzanne Mustacich in Bordeaux, France ( China Daily)

Do those New World Cabernets and Zinfandels make your head spin? Fed up with having to stop drinking after just one glass?

Plenty of wine lovers around the world will have noticed their favorite tipples are getting stronger and many of them are unhappy about the hangovers that come with increased alcohol levels.

But it seems they have only themselves to blame because experts say changing consumer tastes are mainly responsible for driving the trend.

Stronger wines, a connoisseur's headache