A Blue Wine Is About To Go On Sale In The UK

Blue Wine 'Gik'

A Spanish winemaker is releasing this rather eye-catching new wine - and you'll be able to try it soon.

For thousands of years we’ve been quite happy with red and white (and I suppose Rose) wine. We thought, “if ain’t broke, don’t fix it”.

Well one Spanish winemaker thinks having just two colours of wine is a little boring, so they’re bringing out a whole new shade - blue!

The wine, called Gik, is made from a combination of red and white grapes that aren’t aged. They turn the drink blue using an extract from the skin of the grapes combined with indigo.


A photo posted by Gïk Live! Vino Azul (@giklive) onApr 28, 2016 at 7:38am PDT


That’s all very interesting, but how does it taste?

Well, we haven’t sipped it yet, but it should be available in the UK soon priced around £8 a bottle, so we might try going a little blue.