For very expensive bottles of wine, it is a huge disappointment to open it and discover the wine that you have stored so long is "corked" and undrinkable.
If you purchase a damaged wine at a local wineshop, such as one that is corked, most shops will take the bottle back once you discover the taint.
Wine had decent depth for $16 but it was hard to read more into the wine as our bottle was slightly corked.
Don't get corked - Corks in wine bottles from time to time cause something called "cork taint."
TCA. WE call it "cork-taint" or "corked".
The test tube is tightly corked to prevent evaporation, and allowed to stand for some hours.
Sometimes an "adapter" is used; this is simply a tapering tube, the side tube being corked into the wider end, and the condenser on to the narrower end.
Having sat some time at table, Speranski corked a bottle of wine and, remarking, "Nowadays good wine rides in a carriage and pair," passed it to the servant and got up.
When quite dry they should be put into dry wide-mouthed bottles and kept closely corked.
The corked eyebrows and mustaches were smeared over the perspiring, flushed, and merry faces.