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America’s wine drinking habits can seem a bit volatile (just ask poor merlot), but...

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    Protective winemaking:

    "Involves protecting the grapes, juice, must and wine from oxygen, typically by using sealed containers, low temperatures, sulphur dioxide and sometimes ascorbic acid. "

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