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Open Discussion: Should wine be bottled with a cork or screw cap?

Elizabeth Roque

Posted on November 18 2017

With the biggest wine drinking season of the year coming up: THE HOLIDAYS.   We thought it would be perfect timing to have this open discussion alongside Bryan Nelson, from MNN.

"But the debate about how wine tastes when corked or screw capped is also steeped in a cognitive-historical context that goes beyond taste"

Portugal is one of the world's largest wine producer/exporter.  And it was due to the changeover of the wine industry to screw caps, that the whole Cork industry suffered it's greatest economical downturn, where thousands of people lost their jobs.  Today the Cork industry with it's variety of usage, is now the country's largest exporting segment, and growing each year. 

Read the full article here:

https://www.mnn.com/food/beverages/stories/should-wine-be-bottled-cork-or-screw-cap-debate-be-decided-neuroscience

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