Diplomatic Immunity to Reality: French Foreign Minister Alain Juppé says 2010 Bordeaux prices represent “great value.” Good thing for France he’s not finance minister.
Nice Wine, But What Do You Do With It? An interesting discussion about German Ausleses and food pairings.
Bug off, Bibendum: Another French restaurant hands back Michelin star, citing economic burden of catering to le Guide rouge.
Giant Hole in Manhattan: Legendary H & H Bagels closes Upper West Side store, apparently because rent became Too Damn High. A blow to my stomach, a bigger loss for New York.