https://www.uncorkd.biz/wp-content/uploads/2015/08/grapes-237172_1280-1024x682.jpg 682 1024 Carolyn https://uncorkd1.wpengine.com/wp-content/uploads/2016/08/uncorkd-logo-vector_360.png Carolyn2015-08-04 10:26:492015-10-08 07:54:31Fungus and Wine: A Surprisingly Sweet Treat
Fungus and Wine: A Surprisingly Sweet Treat
The word “fungus” sounds disgusting in itself, but for some winemakers, it is the key to making the perfect dessert wine. Botrytis Cinerea, otherwise known as “noble rot”, is an airborne fungus that dusts grapes when the weather heats up and humidity is high. The question remains, how do producers take advantage of the invasion of the fungus?