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Press Fractions

Spoiler Alert! This post addresses: #Harvest2013 Winemaking Techniques 2010 Monte Bello ~ Press Fractions. Another way in which we extract complexity without adding artificiality. Proceeding from the belief that the grape itself contains within in it all the native complexity… Read More ›

Aspirational Music, Aspirational Wine

Are you an “aspirational” wine consumer? What drives your selections? Price Break to Quality? Cult of Personality? Philosophy? Exclusivity? Reputation? Ratings? Follow contemporary marketing-speak at all, and you’ll hear a great deal about “aspirational.” Aspirational brands, aspirational shopping, aspirational  strategies,… Read More ›