Tips on how to keep wine safe in an earthquake27th August, 2014 by Simon Howland
It’s a terrifying thought having all your precious wine destroyed in a flash but it does happen and there are measures you can take to protect your cherished hoard.
By now you’ve probably seen the photos of the aftermath of Sundays earthquake on the wineries of the Napa Valley.
The piles of smashed barrels, mountains of broken bottles and rivers of wine flowing into the gutter are the stuff nightmares are made of.
While not much can be done against a quake registering 6.1 on the Richter Scale there are some precautions you can take to keep your wines safe during minor trembles, reported the LA Times.
Scroll through for tips from industry professionals who’ve experienced the pain themselves…