• Volunteering

    Bottling the Highest Honor

    Yesterday, I volunteered to bottle. Now usually this does not include much information beforehand. Just bring a lunch, and dress grungy. I have done this once before on a bottling truck with the same main company,  Core Wine Company. Yesterday’s experience was completely different. We did all the bottling by hand. The corking machine had to be fixed in the middle of production as well. There was so much to be learned in doing it this way versus letting the machines maintain all the products. First we took bottles out of the box and cleaned them with a nitrogen gun. Then the bottles were filled, but each one had to…