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    Veuve Cliquot Mail Truck pops corks in Houston

    …It appears on nearly every wine list in every major city’s restaurants across the nation; it pops up at nearly every “middle-to-high class” social event; its large yellow label is overtly displayed in nearly every retail outlet for wine, from independent liquor stores to huge grocery chains across the nation; it is the go-to “bubbles” for those who…

    4 readers - By Another Wine Blog

    A Writer’s Response to Intimidation

    … the subject in a positive light, showing she is a good sport. However, if there is truth to the story, post or article, as quite often with leaks of information, it is in the best interest of the subject to make the story go away as quickly as possible. The subject may attempt to destroy the credibility of the writer through bullying and intimidation…

    5 readers - By Amy Corron Power/ Another Wine Blog

    Just the Facts (and a Mea Culpa)

    … to Joe Roberts. I’ve always been mystified how the public gets angry at France when they sometimes criticize the actions of the U.S. Allies who let you do stupid things have their uses, I suppose. An ally who is brave enough to point out your folly when it is way less risky to stay out of the fray is more than an ally, that’s a good friend. So…

    1 readers - By Joe Power/ Another Wine Blog

    WBC 2014 and the Wine Blog Awards – Part 2

    … a coincidence, it looks, walks and smells like a duck raised on a dung heap. This isn’t the first time Amy has told the WBC its awards were not being spread around even though the number of actual wine blogs was increasing exponentially. You see Amy was on an advisory panel for the WBC and was a big proponent on limiting winners to two years, as to give…

    9 readers - By Joe Power/ Another Wine Blog