As screw caps seal off more bottles and rumors of a cork shortage circulate, ...
Popular statistics indicate that there is currently enough cork to enclose all the ...
But more and more cork is being replaced with plastic stoppers or twist tops. ...
good taste There is however, one disadvantage of using cork in the wine industry
Oct 30, 2013 ... As for corks: Is there a corresponding shortage? Wine drinkers might think so,
since natural cork now accounts for fewer bottle closures, says ...
Jun 6, 2014 ... A. The cork groves in the Mediterranean Basin contain some of the world's
highest levels of forest biodiversity ... Q. Isn't there a cork shortage?
Feb 22, 2015 ... Labor shortage challenges North Bay employers .... “I think there is still room for
improvement in terms of TCA and cork taint,” said Whitney ...
The best cork is said to come from Portugal. Currently, there is a movement to
turn to man-made materials to replace cork due to the shortage of cork trees and
Feb 6, 2013 ... Oh boy I am getting carried away… So! As of late I have been constantly hearing
from people around me that there is a cork shortage going on.
Jul 16, 2014 ... Q. Isn't there a cork shortage? A. No in fact, based upon current estimates there is
enough cork to close all wine bottles produced in the world, ...
Contrary to widely held misperceptions, there is no shortage of cork. Nor are the
trees cut down in the harvesting process. Like sheep, whose shorn wool grows ...
Sep 5, 2011 ... There's a reason the screw cap hasn't dominated the wine stopper ... Last I heard
there still was a cork shortage, in fact most companies that ...