Monthly Archives: December 2013

Wine Collecting and Forgery Vs Drinking

Over the last few years there have been a number of stories about wine collectors being ripped off by forgeries.  Here is a new one.  http://www.rawstory.com/rs/2013/12/12/federal-prosecutors-dealer-passed-off-fake-laboratory-wine-to-drive-up-auction-prices/ As many of the wines that have been involved in these scandals have been … Continue reading

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Wine For The Fortnight – A Box Wine?

You may think this is taking populism to far but I liked this one.  So how did it happen?  I recently attended a tasting of affordable Bordeaux wines.  Most were reasonably well made but unexciting.  There were a few good … Continue reading

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