The Consumer Wine awards were set up to allow judges with different sensitivity quotients to judged wines within their taste profile ranging fom Sweet to Tolerant.
This would provide a more accurate ratings system for others that had similar sensitivity quotients.
Tim Hanni and Dr. Virginia Utermohlen MD, and are conducting a survey in conjunction with the Consumer Wine Awards at Lodi and are seeking participants. It will probably take about 20 minutes as this is not a silly cliché-riddled throwaway project.
There is some serious science going on behind the scenes and they want to get consumers who have experienced the confusion, with their wine selections.
For more information click the title of this entry or you can go directly to www.consumerwineawards.com and select the link: Take the NEW 2011 Consumer Survey.