Dismiss Notice
Join Physics Forums Today!
The friendliest, high quality science and math community on the planet! Everyone who loves science is here!

Artificially aging wine via ultrasound

  1. Apr 9, 2009 #1
    The miracle machine that turns cheap plonk into vintage wine - in just half an hour

    I don't know enough about how wine ages to debate the above, but the following set the alarm bells off in my head:

  2. jcsd
  3. Jun 11, 2009 #2
    True, how does aging orange juice make it taste fresher? :confused:
  4. Jun 11, 2009 #3
    My understanding is that wine ages by the acids and alcohol in the wine reacting slowly and producing esters which gives older wines their fragrances. I don't know how ultrasound would do that.
  5. Jun 15, 2009 #4
    It's a complex chemical process and this product is bogus. Some beers age in the same way.
  6. Jun 15, 2009 #5
    This some kind of joke?
Know someone interested in this topic? Share this thread via Reddit, Google+, Twitter, or Facebook

Have something to add?

Similar Discussions: Artificially aging wine via ultrasound
  1. Not Artificial (Replies: 76)

  2. Ages? (Replies: 2)

  3. Favorite Wine (Replies: 18)

  4. The Wine Clip (Replies: 3)

  5. Mulled wine? (Replies: 26)