Cork-Taint Lawsuit Settled in California

Wineries claimed Altec stoppers ruined thousands of cases of wine
Daniel Sogg
Issue: April 30, 2003

French firm Sabaté, one of the world's largest cork manufacturers, and four U.S. wineries have decided to settle a lawsuit alleging that the company's Altec cork-composite stopper tainted thousands of cases of wine.

For the full article, check out the new issue of Wine Spectator, on newsstands April 30, 2003.

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