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Go to all assets. Bookmark the permalink. Bottles meant for consumption are conventionally stored sideways so as to keep their cork moist. Please read this page plea for a white wine emoji. And, finally, a bordeaux blanc in recognition of Serena Joy, the televangelist-turned-trophy-wife cut from the cloth of conservative ideologues like Phyllis Schlafly and Ann Coulter. Skip to content Search for:. Historically, security was the key to survival and a woman had to fight to ensure the safety of her own.
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According to Dr. If anything, it may hasten their deterioration. Citing previous scientific research by Skouroumounis et al from the Australian Wine Research Institute, Cabral said that the ullage of a sealed bottle is so saturated with moist vapour that there is no need to place it horizontally to keep the cork wet.
When I first learned of this, I was hesitant to accept the idea since it totally contradicts the practice of storing wine as we know it. But engineer friends reassuringly concur: the cork is influenced by the extremely high humidity inside the bottle. Any nook in a constantly cool room, even my display cabinet of curiosities, seems fine, provided bottles are kept away from direct sunrays and incandescent light, which will adversely affect your wine.
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