Growing & Winemaking

 

Tanks for Small Lots

April 2009
 
by Paul Franson
 
wine tanks
 
Portable, stackable tanks like these front-draining models from Westec are growing increasingly popular as winemakers move to small-lot fermentations.
Although winemaking tanks have been around for millennia, clever manufacturers have devised many interesting innovations that better extract color and flavor during fermentation with greater consistency, convenience and safety.
 

 
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