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Wineries Claim Alternative Cork Caused Widespread Taint

Daniel Sogg
Issue: October 31, 2001


Some vintners are seeking compensation from the maker of Altec stoppers One of the world's largest wine-cork manufacturers, the French firm Sabaté, is grappling with complaints from several California wine producers who allege that its most popular product, the Altec stopper, tainted their wines.

For the full article, check out the new issue of Wine Spectator, on newsstands October 31, 2001.

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