It has become wine's invisible enemy. It's a defect, almost impossible to detect, that creeps first into wine cellars and then into barrels, cardboard boxes, rubber hoses, wooden pallets, and even drain pipes.
For the full article, check out the new issue of Wine Spectator, on newsstands December 31, 2003.
Do you have a Wine Spectator magazine subscription? Save 50% on your Online Membership right now!
Sips & Tips | Wine & Healthy Living
Video Theater | Collecting & Auctions