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Tannins — Volume 2

As winemakers, you know that the final adjustment of wines using tannins is very important to achieve balance, mouthfeel, colour stability, longevity, and more. This is particularly important in cool climates where tannin development is often challenging for wines made with both vinifera and hybrid grape varieties. Both red and white wines often benefit from the addition of tannins, depending on the growing season and the grape variety. As with most things, when choosing tannins, you get what you pay for — real natural grape and plant based tannins are very expensive to extract. Thankfully, DalCin Tannins have a high natural

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Revitalizing Bottling Tannins Volume 1

Introducing Infinity Fruity White and Fruity Red Infinity Fruity White and Fruity Red are bottling tannins that remove and control reductive molecules.    A more natural approach to freshen and revitalize your wines in the bottle. Wines pour clean, revealing a more open nose and flavour, even under screw cap. So how do they work? Infinity Fruity Red and Fruity White are blends of natural tannins extracted from various plants. These tannins have specific chemical structures that target reductive “masking” molecules that supress aromatics and flavour. Redox analysis completed at DalCin labs in Italy show remarkable results revealing specific positive

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Membrane Filter Cartridge Benefits

Do you operate a winery, brewery, or cidery? Do you want to ensure that your products offer customers a delicious and beautiful looking beverage? In order to achieve a five-star result, you need to include membrane filtration as part of your winemaking and brewing process. Here are some of the top benefits of using a membrane filter cartridge: 1. Prevent your product from spoiling or re-fermenting. Membrane filtration cartridges will protect your wine, beer, or cider from spoiling by carefully removing microorganisms in the form of bacteria. Bacteria can occur during the fermentation process and may result in spoilage. These

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Sparkling- Fully Customized

At A O Wilson, we are committed to creating unique and beautiful products that stand out from the crowd — just like your wines. For many wineries and wine producers, sparkling wines are one of their star products, and your star products deserve the special treatment. Our custom-printed wire hoods give your sparkling wines a chance to shine! Custom-Printing: The Possibilities Are Endless With custom-printed wire hoods, you can express your wine and your winery’s personalities. Each of our custom-printed wire hoods are intricately assembled with a wide range of options for colours and prints, so you can create the

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BEER CLOSURES: Foils, Cork&Wire or Simply PVC’s?

Whether you’re a home brewer or own a full-scale brewery, you have a range of options for beer closures. Beer closures can serve a number of stylistic purposes, from establishing brand awareness to helping distinguish a special brew. If you’re creating a signature beer for Oktoberfest or some other occasion, you may choose a specialty closure to make your beer stand out. At A.O. Wilson, we provide several options for beer closures to help your speciality beers catch attention. You may consider to dress up your crown capped bottle with a decorative foil or you may prefer the “naked look”

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AMORIM CORKS: THE FUTURE OF NATURAL CORKS

Corks are an essential part of the winery business. Corks may be small in size, but they can have a big impact on the quality, shelf-life, and taste of your wines. With this in mind, Amorim has started to develop a new product and process to improve the quality of natural corks. Here’s what you need to know and how these new advancements could impact your wine business: TCA-Free Corks Amorim is one of the biggest suppliers of corks, and they’re on a mission to make all of their corks TCA-free by 2020. Trichloroanisole (TCA) is a potent chemical that may

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Custom-Printed Wire Hoods for Sparkling Wine

At A O Wilson, we are committed to creating unique and beautiful products that stand out from the crowd — just like your wines. For many wineries and wine producers, sparkling wines are one of their star products, and your star products deserve the special treatment. Our custom-printed wire hoods give your sparkling wines a chance to shine!

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Filtering the Options: Types of Filtration Products for Beer, Wine, and Cider

Filtration is an essential task in the making of beer, wine, and cider, in order to achieve clarity and distribute the highest quality product to customers. As time has passed, filtration technologies available have increased and improved. At A.O Wilson, we have been recognized as Canada’s #1 distributor of Eaton filtration products for more than 4 decades. A few years ago, Eaton Hydraulics acquired Germany’s leading filtration media supplier Begerow company, which further improved the products available through Eaton.

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A Full Range of Quality Equipment for Wine, Spirits, Cider, and Beer

Whether you are looking to open a new property, bottle a new product, or continue to grow your current business, the right equipment is of vital importance. Working in a time sensitive industry, it is also important to make sure you can count on a supplier who provides service to your equipment in a timely manner. A.O Wilson operates by the motto, “We will only sell what we can service.” We have a broad spectrum of processing and bottling equipment for the small or medium-sized beverage producers, and a base network of reliable suppliers, which allows us to offer just

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