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No More Oak for Alberto Antonini

Italian oenologist and winery consultant, Alberto Antonini spoke out to The Drinks Business, about the continued reliance on oak barrels in wine making while showing off some of his more premium wines at Bodega Garzon in Uruguay. When making more upscale wines, Antonini says, wooden barrels have become less desirable.  “We don’t need [oak] barrels – the […] Read More »