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Concrete Tanks and Eggs in Wine Fermentation

During the wine fermentation process, sugar from grape juice is converted into alcohol by natural occurring or added yeasts.  If you've ever tried to make bread dough, you know that when you leave it to rise, the ball of dough heats up. This is true in the wine fermentation tank, which is made often stainless steel, sometimes made of oak, and increasingly, it's made from concrete.  Read more...