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Magazine Archives: Dec. 31, 2002 - Jan. 15, 2003

Wine & Health: Drink to Your Health and Pour Some on the Counter Too

Jacob Gaffney
Issue: December 31, 2002


The term "white wine spritzer" may soon take on a whole new meaning-that of an antibacterial spray for cleaning the house. Wine, particularly white wine, was found to kill E. coli and salmonella in a study by food scientists at Oregon State University, who are now developing a wine-based disinfectant.

For the full article, check out the new issue of Wine Spectator, on newsstands December 31, 2002.


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