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Oak alternatives: a balance between science and finance

Oak maturation plays an important role in the production of most red wines and many white wines, enhancing both physical attributes (colour and stability) and sensory properties (aroma, flavour and astringency).

However, oak is an expensive raw material, and barrels contribute significantly to production costs, in terms of both capital investment (i.e. barrels) and labour associated with cellar management.

 

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