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Opinion: Is Natural Wine Dead? By Alice Feiring

December 09, 2019

"The movement, built on honesty and simplicity, is being corrupted by opportunists" ... " any successful movement, whether in politics or viniculture, is vulnerable to corruption. Just as it is reaching peak fame, the previously innocent world of natural wine is coming under threat by opportunists and big business. Natural wine isn't dead, but something has been lost ... people who don't drink it should grasp why the efforts to commoditize and cheapen natural wine is so offensive"