If I Knew Then What I Know Now

Matt Kramer
Issue: December 15, 2012

More than a decade has passed since Wine Spectator's Matt Kramer last wrote a column with this same headline. Wine has a way of making you involved with time. After all, how many things do you buy in life where you put your money down up front and then willingly, even eagerly, stow your purchase away for years without even touching it? So, with the benefit of another decade of perspective, what would Kramer do differently?

For the full article, check out the new issue of Wine Spectator, on newsstands November 20, 2012.

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