Tag: white wine


Inert Gas Use in the Winery

There is a small family of gasses that play an important part in the winemaking process. Gas management is particularly important and has many winemaking applications.

The Role of Sulfur in Winemaking

Worried about sulfites in your wine? Don’t be. Find out why winemakers add sulfur dioxide (SO2) to their wines to maintain the flavor and freshness, as well as how they measure SO2 to maintain optimal levels in wine.

Sur Lie Aging of White & Sparkling Wines

Sur lie (French for “on the lees”) aging sounds fairly straightforward: it is a stylistic choice to allow wine to age in contact with its lees. Though sur lie aging has been practiced since Ancient Rome, we are still uncovering the science that enhances the complexities of the finished wines aged on their lees.

Aging Chardonnay on Lees