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Does A 90-Pt Wine Rating Mean What It Used To?

While investigating expert ratings of organic wines, a recent study in the Journal of Wine Economics compared the top wine rating publications and uncovered an interesting divergence between them. Researchers scoured through over 10 vintages of California wine ratings from Wine Enthusiast, Wine Spectator, and Wine Advocate. They found that while the average rating

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The Sauvignon Blanc Story

For many years Marlborough, New Zealand was widely considered to be too cold for grape growing. That is, until Brancott chose it as the site for their vineyards to plant Sauvignon Blanc. The result was such a wonderful, unique wine that it paved the way for the now famous Marlborough region, where Sauvignon

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