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Marcus Ansems on Rethinking Wine Quality

Are we fooling ourselves with wine quality? Marcus Ansems, over at Daydreamer Wines, had a great Instagram post on wine quality. I have high respect for Marcus, for his work and knowledge, as well as the quality wine he’s producing from a difficult site.  Marcus summarizes the traditional view of wine quality:  How typical is it? ie. does a Bordeaux

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Do Organic/Biodynamic Wines Score Better?

In our weekly newsletter I shared a study that has been making the rounds everywhere. It apparently shows robust data that organic and biodynamic wines score higher than conventional wines – but sustainable wines score no higher than conventional. I mentioned that I hadn’t had time to look at the data in depth and wasn’t vouching for it.  Well, I’m

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