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Opinions and Trends in Wine To Ship (Direct) or Not to Ship (Direct)?
Issue: December 31, 2001

Wine can sometimes be a very esoteric preoccupation: Was that walnut skin or the telltale flavor of bitter grapefruit peel I detected in my Sancerre? "Ho hum," groans the less obsessively engaged public, when they bother reacting at all.

For the full article, check out the new issue of Wine Spectator, on newsstands December 31, 2001.

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