The future of wine packaging, stocking (one of) the world’s biggest wine shops, the kings of per capita consumption, and wine news from Sicily and Texas.
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China’s outsize influence on wine pricing, Ebay’s expanded wine offerings, wine’s place in a beer world, and the wild wine west …
The US wine market is strong. Unless it’s not. Legalized cannabis is a threat. Or it’s not. Drought and flood in California, fires in Chile.
Worries over the wine market and wine labor, the odd economics of wine fakes and why an empty bottle can be worth $300, and a fizzy fight in Italy.
Wine and women, Phylloxera, Meritage, and more, including wine bottles designed to fit your mail slot.
Homebrewing in legal in Iceland, but only in a technical sense, will new immigration policies have an outsize impact on food and wine prices in the US? Plus more news from New Jersey and sparkling winees of the world.
Explosive growth in Washington, with British Columbia not slouching along itself. More sordid sides to the Premier Cru story, and predictions for what 2017 will bring,
Last week, we looked at the idea that wine recommendations may not matter any more in a world filled with apps and algorithms that tap into the wisdom of the crowd for everything from electronics to books to music to, yes, … Continue reading
From Al Gore and climate change to vandals in Italy, a less-stodgy consumer view in the US, and the on-going cork debate, we have surprisingly wide-ranging news from the wine world this week.
Climate change benefits Brits, Northern Rhone reds reaping the rewards of a great year, American attitudes at odds worth the experts, and international throw-down: are Londoners more wine-savvy than New Yorkers?