Sentence Examples


  • The general method followed is to fill the casks to the bung-hole and to keep them full by an occasional addition of wine.
  • The secondary fermentation proceeds slowly and the carbonic acid formed is allowed to escape by way of the bung-hole, which in order to prevent undue access of air is kept lightly covered or is fitted with a water seal, which permits gas to pass out of the cask, but prevents any return flow of air.