Category Results for: Miscellaneous


QPR: A Calculation, Not a Feeling

Friday, July 9th, 2010

When we started publishing QPRs for all the wines we reviewed, there weren’t many wine writers using the term QPR. Now it seems that everyone is using the term as a buzzword for a wine they feel is a good deal. Commentary I read about QPR, or quality-to-price ratio, leads me to believe that it […]

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An Open Letter to Warren Buffett Regarding H.R. 5034

Friday, May 21st, 2010

Dear Mr. Buffett: You are certainly one of the most astute investors in history. As such, I’ve noticed with interest that one of your companies has recently purchased several beer, wine and spirits distributors. Obviously, this means that you believe that the future is bright in the wholesaling business. What I want to know is […]

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Five Things You Should Know about My Mom the Wine Peep

Friday, April 30th, 2010

Hi! My name is Sydney, just like the city in Australia. In fact, some people tell me that’s where my name came from, since my Mom and Dad enjoyed their visit to Sydney so much when they were on their wine trip to Australia in 2005 before I was born. I’m the little Peep in […]

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