The wine industry landscape is changing, both production and consumption. This piece highlights some of the major changes taking place.
There are a growing number of winemakers who buy rather than “farm” their wine. At the same time, wines from certain regions get a large price premium. Weather predictions for these regions are not good. Will it result in more fraud in the wine industry?
The global wine market is is growing rapidly as Asian and soon African growing middle classes acquire a “taste” for wine. This article considers this along with a number of other changes in coming years.
US government restrictions on human choice need to be rethought. Our jails are full of drug users while there are not even background checks for gun purchases. I explore these and other inconsistencies in government regulations in my latest article.