Cheap Paper On A Wine Label May Indicate Lousy Quality

Picking out a quality wine is tough. You can use an app or a list, but in a pinch, try judging the quality of the label.

The Savory tells us that a cheap label on the outside may mean inferior wine on the inside:

Feel the label. This is one of our favourite indicators of a low-grade wine. If a producer has opted to print on noticeably cheap paper you can be fairly certain that corners might well have been cut in other areas too.

Look for embossed letters and gold trim. Mmmmm…classy.