Working in Wine Takes Lots of Concentration

You remember Concentration, don’t you? It’s the precursor of the fancier, boxed Memory game. In Concentration, the player spreads an entire deck of Mom or Dad’s playing cards faced-down on a table. Then, the object of the game is to turn over two cards that match. I don’t remember being particularly good at Concentration when […]

Why the Critics of Wine Certification Programs are Wrong.

The Internet is awash these days in opinions about everything the value of wine certification programs. Some people are for them. Some are against. But while some criticisms have merit, the most common one – that a “piece of paper” is nothing compared to real-life experience – is baffling. My initial response to this observation is: Well, duh. […]