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Magazine Archives: Dec. 15, 2008

Wine Industry Worries About the Economy

Consumers are still buying wine, but they're becoming more frugal
Tim Fish
Issue: December 15, 2008


Wine retailers and restaurant sommeliers around the country are holding their breath as the busiest wine-consuming season of the year approaches. As the economy teeters and consumer spending shrinks, no one knows what the 2008 holiday season will bring.

For the full article, check out the new issue of Wine Spectator, on newsstands November 17, 2008.


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