Wine Industry Worries About the Economy
Consumers are still buying wine, but they're becoming more frugal
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.