California Winery to Use Synthetic Corks

Issue: January 31, 1994

January 31, 1994 St. Francis Winery in Kenwood, Calif., has become the first winery to use nothing but Cellukork, a new plastic stopper, for its bottles. St. Francis' Joseph Martin, managing general partner, used the corks in 32,000 random bottles in 1992.

For the full article, check out the new issue of Wine Spectator, on newsstands January 31, 1994.

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