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cabbage

A smell of cooked cabbage indicates the wine error sulfurous off back; look there.

Name (also Böxer, Böchser) for penetrating especially in young wines penetranten flavor. The name derives from the typical, the exhalations of a goat similar smell. It is one of the most common wine faults who also often rejects the case Quality wine testing is. The Böckserformen can in different phases of the winemaking occurrence. Mostly they occur at the end of the fermentation or in the first few weeks when expanding on the lees on. The causes are complex and not all researched yet.

The causes, which often occur in combination, are also deficient nutrients in the growth of vine, Leftovers from Pesticides, increased use of pyrosulphite, too high fermentation temperatures, high pH-values (alkaline),...

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