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How 40 million cork wine stoppers a day are harvested in Portugal

Half of the world’s cork wine stoppers come from Portugal’s cork oak trees. These trees are protected under Portuguese law, so they can only be harvested every nine years. We visit the Alentejo forests to see how the cork bark is harvested so it doesn’t hurt the trees. Visit the […]
How 40 million cork wine stoppers a day are harvested in Portugal