Daily Archives: August 6, 2019

Daily Wine News: Women, Wine & Abuse

“Most professions—from engineering to entertainment—have boldly reckoned with power abuse in recent years, sexual and otherwise. Since late 2017, the restaurant industry has also begun to publicly acknowledge power abuses within its ranks. Yet in the wine world, silence lingers. Let’s be clear—it’s not because we’re especially well behaved. Something is keeping victims in the wine business strangely quiet, and …

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Wine News: What I’m Reading the Week of 7/28/19

Welcome to my weekly roundup of the wine stories that I find of interest on the web. I post them to my magazine on on Flipboard, but for those of you who aren’t Flipboard inclined, here’s everything I’ve strained out of the wine-related muck for the week. The year that broke California wine Esther takes a page from Eric Asimov …

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The massacres are trump’s fault, and everybody knows it!

Amy Klobuchar, the Democratic Senator from Minnesota who’s running for president, was asked on Saturday if she blames Trump for the El Paso Massacre. She responded no, she blames his rhetoric, not him. What the hell does that mean? It’s like saying you don’t blame Hitler for the Holocaust, but you blame Mein Kampf. You can’t separate the speaker from …

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Interesting Marlborough: new releases from Corofin

This was a chance to taste through the 2016s from Mike Paterson’s impressive Corofin project (which I reviewed a while back). 2016 was a pretty good vintage, but the following two weren’t. 2017 was a tricky vintage in the region, but Sauvignon suffered the most and Mike’s sites did quite well, and the Pinot is really good, he says. 2018 …

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Beaujolais 101 ~ Your Primer Through the Lens of Les Vins Georges Duboeuf

PHOTO: Taken in the Beaujolais region of France, at the Georges Duboeuf’s Chateau, in Romaneche-Thorins, France. Georges Duboeuf is the highly regarded founder of Les Vins Georges Duboeuf. These are all of my own images from my trip to Beaujolais, with the exception of Wine Folly’s map. Beaujolais 101 ~ A TOP TEN Primer Pronounced: […] Source : https://www.wine-blog.org/index.php/2019/08/05/beaujolais-101-your-primer-through-the-lens-of-les-vins-georges-duboeuf/

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Dante’s vineyard

@WineAlchemy1 has added a photo to the pool: Alighieri Valpolicella Classico vineyard, at Gargagnago, once owned by Dante, now owned by Masi. Veneto, Italy Source : https://www.flickr.com/photos/winealchemy1/8978275295/in/[email protected]

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