TITLE

Frankenwine

AUTHOR(S)
Treadgold, Tim
PUB. DATE
November 2009
SOURCE
Forbes Asia;11/16/2009, Vol. 5 Issue 17, p106
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports that Melbourne, Victoria, based company Memstar has used a high technology membrane to remove alcohol levels in wine. The Australian Wine & Brandy Corp. lists two reasons for rising alcohol levels in wine, which are health issues and higher taxes. Memstar process has tested a range of membranes to remove different impurities in wine. The benefit of the process is the high-purity alcohol extracted from the wine stream at the end of the process.
ACCESSION #
45604347

 

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