by R. Jeff Hansen
Bungholes: A Guide for Wine Enthusiasts
By Jeff Hansen
Should everyone be familiar with bungholes?
A bunghole drains the contents of a wine barrel
How often should it be plugged?
As often as possible
But a bunghole plug is called a bung.
Some bungs are wood…
Some bungs are wax
How can I spot a bunghole?
Look for the stains
William Shakespeare wrote about bungholes
Can bungholes be enjoyed by everyone?