Wine Business Monthly - The Leading Print Publication for Wineries and Growers
Sign In | New User? Register

Wet Dogs and Gushing Oranges

Winespeak for a New Millennium
May 2003 Issue of Wine Business Monthly
As a habitual wine drinker and a former wine columnist, I regularly slog through articles and books filled with the fanciful, extravagant, mystifying babble used by writers whose prose is deeply disconnected from the beverage they pretend to describe. One such writer, ransacking nature for imagery to promote a French wine, paints a regional Burgundy as "a good mountain stream that could one day become a long, peaceful river." The celebrated Robert Parker, turning to the city for similes and meta...
» Article access restricted to registered members of

Don't Have an Account?

WBM is the leading publication for the Wine Industry.

• In-depth Product Reviews
• Industry Trends & Analysis
• Access to over 10 Years of Articles

Registration is FREE and EASY.

Already a Member?

Click the button below to sign in:

subscribe | archive | advertise | 800-895-9463

Copyright© 1994-2016 by Wine Communications Group. All Rights Reserved. Copyright protection extends to all written material, graphics, backgrounds and layouts. None of this material may be reproduced for any reason without written permission of the Publisher. Wine Business Insider, Wine Business Monthly, Grower & Cellar News and Wine Market News are all trademarks of Wine Communications Group and will be protected to the fullest extent of the law.