Tag Archives: wine journalism

Food & Wine Thursdays: 100 Points Redux

I feel silly again bringing up the topic of the futility of publicly rating wine on a 100-point scale, its innate uselessness, and its role as a net-detriment to wine and wine appreciation, but after SF Chronicle Wine Editor Jon … Continue reading

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Food & Wine Thursdays: Does LA Need a Wine Champion?

It’s always a little validating when one of my loyal 4 or 5 readers who aren’t my mother email me questions and ideas to start a wine conversation. I received such an email the other day from a Los Angeles … Continue reading

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