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Old 14-03-2006, 02:54 PM posted to rec.crafts.winemaking
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Default stopping 2nd fermentation

"pp" wrote in message
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I'm surprised nobody has mentioned yet that adding sorbate to wines
that went through an ML is a big no-no as it's a pretty sure way of
ruining your wine past any recovery. ML bacteria in contact with
sorbate will produce a geranium off-odor.


That's not quite right. Running ML on a wine _after_ it has been sorbated
produces the geranium smell.

Tom S
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