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Winemaking Guidelines for Smoke-Affected Grapes

An overview of the issue of “smoke taint”, with many links to more technical articles.

Downloadable lists of key steps to take during the winemaking process when dealing with affected grapes. From Enartis.

Homemade Wine Competition

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