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Template-Assisted Crystallization

Template-Assisted Crystallization

How form of physical water treatment combats hardness and scale

Although the varied climatic conditions along California's Central Coast, home of Hahn Family Wines, are ideal for the growing of grapes, the water underground, which the vintner uses for closed-loop heat-cleaning of fermenting barrels and bottles, is mineral-rich and scale-producing. Gritty deposits collect and become troublesome with the application of heat.

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