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Not Even Six Degrees: Father of the Birth Control Pill Was Influential Winery Owner

Carl Djerassi, credited with key research in developing the birth control pill in the 1950s, died Jan. 30 at age 91. With his name inextricably linked to that development more than a half-century ago, as well as to other chemical developments involving antihistamines and steroids, it’s understandably easy to forget that Djerassi also played a key role in the development of American fine wine (which, of course, involves its own share of chemistry). 388 more words


Stay Rad Wine Blog TV Episode 151: Let's be Friends

In this episode, Jeff tries a few sample cans of coffee wine…

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What was the last 78-point wine that you were impressed with?   19 more words

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