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Mishnayos Moed Katan Perek 2 Mishnah 2

מועד קטן פרק ב׳ משנה ב׳


And similarly, with regard to one whose wine was already in the collection pit beside the wine press and needed to be removed lest it sour, and mourning for some close relative or some other unavoidable accident befell him, or his workers misled him, promising to come but failing to do so, during the intermediate days of the Festival he may draw off the wine and complete the process, and then plug each barrel of wine in its usual manner; this is the statement of Rabbi Yosei. Rabbi Yehuda says: He should construct a wooden panel to cover the collection pit so that the wine will not sour.

וְכֵן מִי שֶׁהָיָה יֵינוֹ בְּתוֹךְ הַבּוֹר וְאֵרְעוֹ אֵבֶל אוֹ אֹנֶס, אוֹ שֶׁהִטְעוּהוּ פוֹעֲלִים, זוֹלֵף וְגוֹמֵר וְגָף כְּדַרְכּוֹ, דִּבְרֵי רַבִּי יוֹסֵי. רַבִּי יְהוּדָה אוֹמֵר, עוֹשֶׂה לוֹ לִמּוּדִים, בִּשְׁבִיל שֶׁלֹּא יַחְמִיץ:


בתוך הבור – digging underneath the wine press which is covered with plaster to receive the wine.

למודים – wooden boards, that is to say, he covers it there with boards so that it does not ferment, and it does not draw wine out of the put. And the Halakha is according to Rabbi Yosi.

בתור הבור. חפירה שתחת הגת מסויידת בסיד לקבל היין:

למודים. נסרים של עץ. כלומר מכסה אותו שם בנסרים שלא יחמיץ, ולא ישלהו מן הבור. והלכה כר׳ יוסי: