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    Reader Mailbag: Trying New Wine Is A Pain In The Ass

    …1WD reader Matt (that’s all your getting, as I don’t have permission to print the person’s full name here) recently wrote to me via an email with a title so intriguing, it sparked the first-ever “reader mailbag” style post on this site in its seven-some-odd-year history: “Trying New Wine Is A Pain In The Ass” There’s much juiciness to be squeezed…

    5 readers - By 1 Wine Dude

    Why Everyone Hates Us

    …Because… well… THIS: Wine geeks and wine pros are taking it on the chin right now (for a hilarious and totally NSFW example, have a listen to this podcast by Internet comedy icon Maddox). We are accused of just about everything uncool, from being fond of snobbery to displaying nepotism to having bullsh*t jobs to engaging in major douchebaggery…

    2 readers - By 1 Wine Dude

    Working, Buying, and Hoping!

    … TONS of time on my hands, and the opportunities to taste many more wines, and enjoy some on my own schedule, taking me own, sweet time. I can’t enjoy the wine right now, at least I can get ready for next time. Here’s to next time! à votre santé! Like this: Like Loading... Related Tags: Commentary, wine auctions, Wine Commentary, Working schedule conflicts…

    4 readers - By jvb uncorked

    Everything That I Know About Investing (I Learned From Wine)

    …[ Warning: This post has very little to do about wine. But, it might just help to make you a millionaire. Your mileage may vary. ] Back in March, when I let the cat out of the bag on my personal financial situation, I got a lot of interesting reactions. Most of them were of the attah-boy! variety, but since that time there’s been no shortage…

    6 readers - By 1 Wine Dude

    Wine’s Next Big Thing Is…

    …It seems that every quarter we get predictions about the next big thing in the U.S. wine market. Like most predictions, these are almost always wrong and therefore actually have, at best, neutral value for the wine biz (it could be argued that since they’re almost always incorrect, they have negative value if decisions are made based on them…

    5 readers - By 1 Wine Dude

    Reality Check

    … fighters. Categories: Commentary PLCB About Mike Madaio One of the co-founders of Pennsylvania Vine Company, Mike is a food & drink writer based in the western suburbs of Philadelphia. His work has appeared in publications such as Main Line Today, Bucks Life, Main Line Dine and Small Food, and he has achieved Core Certification from the National Wine…

    3 readers - By Mike Madaio/ Pennsylvania Vine Company
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