Monday, August 1, 2011

Wine Read : Cork fights back in the War of the Stoppers

Ted mentioned seeing a news piece on how Portugal was hurting due to less cork usage, but my searches only found the following, which seems to suggest otherwise.

I also found an interesting study on screwcaps, which makes some of them look pretty good, if it's to be believed:

The take away:

  • Screwcaps can be as good or better than natural cork
  • Not all screwcaps are created equal