ANISA PEÇULI1*, ERANDA MANE2.
1Department of Agroalimentary Biotechnology, Faculty of Biotechnology and Food, Agricultural University of Tirana, Kodër-Kamëz, Tiranë, Albania.
2Food Research Center, Faculty of Biotechnology and Food, Agricultural University of Tirana, Kodër-Kamëz, Tiranë, Albania.
Eight wines produced from Kallmet and Cabernet Sauvignon, from non-dried and dried grapes and in two years 2011 and 2013 were subjected of discriminative sensory test 2out of 5. The aim of the study was to confirm by human perception, the chemical data that shows differences between wines from non-dried and dried grapes. A group of 15 trained panelist after tasted the wines in a blind test were asked to group the wines in two groups according to their similarity. After a small break a visual evaluation took place. The panelists were asked which of the wines were more intense in color. Data showed that for the first test (2 out of 5) the panelist were able to differ with a high significance level between the wines from non-dried and dried grapes, for both varieties and for both year of production. The visual test also shows that for year 2011 the panelist differ between wines of Kallmet 9 of them evaluate wines from dried grapes as more intense and for wines of 2013, 10 panelist evaluate wines of dried Kallmet as more intense than non-dried. For Cabernet wines of this year 10 panelist evaluate the wines from non-dried grapes as more intense in color.
Keywords: analysis, discriminative test, red wine, non-dried and dried grapes.