Wine Industry Network, July 1, 2020
Dr. George Sellu, Ph.D. Scientifically Assesses the Danger of Grape Taint from Hemp
[Dr.] Sellu suspects that some may not understand the plant terpenes responsible for aromas and flavors. Two examples, linalool in lavender and pinene in raspberries, carrots and pine trees, are both in hemp and grapes. “If you find pinene in wine grapes,” he says, “you wouldn’t blame someone growing carrots nearby.”
View Dr. Sellou’s Presentation here.