Dan's Blog


Friday, August 17, 2018

The cork industry marketing machine has recently gone into overdrive again. Starting with reports from a small study in England stating that people pay more for wine sealed under cork than other closures. Then another that says that we do not need to cellar cork sealed bottles lying down because there is enough humidity in the bottle head space to keep the cork moist – yeah, right!! Read More...


Friday, June 09, 2017
This week I am getting back on my hobby horse – corks! I have been advocating against this out of date technology since 1993. Have a read and judge for yourself, but for me corks today are as practical as relying on the horse and cart instead of the motor car. Read More...