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Hurry up offense & hurry up wine tasting

I recently attended the first annual American Cabernet Sauvignon wine tasting put on by the Masters of Wine Institute.  There were 101 examples of Cabernets to try from California, Colorado, New York, Oregon, Virginia, & Washington State.  5,084 more words

Wine Tasting Idiots

My attention was drawn recently to the article Are Wine Tasters Idiots?, reprised from 2013 on Jancis Robinson’s website. The first part of the article lists several examples of the alleged idiocy: cheap wines being preferred over expensive ones, experts describing the same white wine differently simply because the wine in one glass was dyed red, inconsistent assessments of the same wine by different panels, and so on. 1,102 more words


Profile of Dilek Caner, Master of Wine (MW) in Dallas, Texas

As if earning a Ph.D. in Economics from NYU wasn’t enough of a challenge, Dilek Caner set out to become a Master of Wine. The MW path is grueling. 198 more words

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