Tag Archives: Wine Spectator

Food & Wine Thursdays: Terroir V. Narrative – Thoughts.

I’m going to shock a few readers by saying the following. Please bear with me: There was a pretty good article in Wine Spectator this past week. Or, at least, on the free portion of the Wine Spectator website. I’ll … Continue reading

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Food & Wine Thursdays: The 100 Point Scale is Dead, of Pity for Wine Hath it Died

I’ve been perplexed in the last several months by online screeds titled “In Defense of the 100 Point Rating Scale” or some variation thereof. My perplexity wasn’t that I disagreed with the articles’ reasoning or conclusion (although I usually did), … Continue reading

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