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Wine Corks - 1 3/4 in. Grade 2 Plus (1000ct)
W439

Wine Corks - 1 3/4 in. Grade 2 Plus (1000ct)

$499.99
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Description

Superior cork quality for those needing a little extra confidence for longer ageing!

A standard length and diameter single punch cork in a high quality grading at a reasonable price. Corks are typically graded on a scale of 1-10, 1 being the best score, based on the degree of porousness that the actual punch of cork exhibits. Cork trees that show a higher population of worms or fungi tend to yield cork crops which are more porous. As a result, this bag of corks is of generally higher quality and has less variation between the highest and lowest quality cork in the package.

These corks are harvested and punched in Portugal, like the majority of the rest of the corks available today. They are processed, sorted, prepped and packaged here in Northern California.

Drop Ship: This product will ship directly from the supplier. Blichmann products are delivered in under a week, while other vendors can take 1-3 weeks for delivery.
 
Shipping Limitation: This item does not qualify for free shipping.
 
Item # W439
Weight 8 LBS
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i wanted to cork some bottles
David P on Mar 20, 2020
i wanted to cork some bottles
David P on Mar 20, 2020
Can you buy less than 1000?
MICHAEL BENDER on Aug 21, 2019
BEST ANSWER: Hello Michael, unfortunately not. These corks are drop shipped directly from the supplier and this is the package size offered.
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Time will tell regarding cork failure or success
These corks felt less dense then previous grade 2 corks i have used. Before bottling i soak the corks in a solution of water and potassium Metabisulfite to clean and sanitize. I have never experienced edge breakage during bottling but it happened on 4 corks out of 380 bottles. After 7 days two corks had bled through again something I haven't experienced in 15 years of wine making. Only time will tell if these corks perform properly.
7 days after bottling two occurrences of wine bled through.  never before with Grade 2 corks.
bottled 380 bottles and had 4 occurrences of edge breakage while bottling
Wine storage, 55 degrees & 68% humidity, Time will tell regarding cork failure & spoilage
April 23, 2020
Purchased
3 months ago
Response from MoreFlavor
We apologize for the bad experience you've had with these corks. We are dedicated to providing the best support and products that we can. We are happy to work with you to find a solution to the issue, be it a replacement, refund, or exchange. If you haven't been in contact with our CS team yet please give us a call at 1-800-600-0033 or email in to info@moreflavor.com. We are always here to help. Cheers!
May 29, 2020
Malcolm MB