A Bridge to Nowhere? Following Green Party electoral gains, construction of the controversial bridge over Germany’s Mosel River is suspended. Let’s hope it is a permanent halt and that the vineyards are spared.
Shipping News: A good New York Times op-ed piece denouncing Congressional efforts to make our insane wine shipping laws even crazier.
California, Here We Come: Oenologists say that rising alcohol levels threaten the character of Bordeaux wines.
Better Day, Mate? Matt Kramer says the Clare Valley is the cure for what ails Australia’s wine industry.