Ask 1,000 randomly chosen wine consumers to pick their preference Riesling based on what visually attracts them the most; a wine bottle with a classic label filled with text such as Graacher Domprobst Kabinett Feinherb, or a wine named Kung Fu Girl? I know; it wouldn’t look nice for the German huh? If you’re [...]
Do you consider yourself a wine passionate? Even nerd perhaps? I’m both. A nerdy passionate. For many years I thought of myself as a Bordeaux freak placing the wines of the region highest up on the pedestal, from where it could look down at other wines trying to be just as grand. Sure, I [...]
Competition. A term that describes the idea of individuals or companies striving for a greater share of a market to sell or buy goods and services.
Modern micro-economic theory argues that competition promotes companies to develop new products, services and technologies, which in the end results in a greater selection and better products [...]
Little darling, it’s been a long cold lonely winter
Little darling, it feels like years since it’s been here
Here comes the sun, here comes the sun
and I say it’s all right
Its been a while. The sun is not the most frequent guest at this latitude and the sporadic [...]
My generous friend stands there with a smile, knowing I’m confused. We’ve done this before at countless occasions; exposed each other for blind-bottles.
-I’m thinking 1995 or 1998. It’s maturing but has that gorgeous sweet fruit scent you find in great years.
So, tell me. Did you come up with any New Year’s resolutions? I had one; I promised to start the new year’s first day by organizing my part of the wardrobe. I failed miserably. Probably it was most deliberate since I’m not much into the resolutions stuff. Better then to fail directly.
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