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Vino for the average Joe

Real people judge more than 500 international wines at Sunday's Consumer Wine Awards in Lodi

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Posted: Saturday, March 13, 2010 12:00 am

For some, the mention of wine can evoke a slight tinge of intimidation. For the average person who sticks to drinking what's available, what's affordable or what the waiter recommends, understanding wine can be battle that's better not fought.

Often, wine appears to exist on its own level — a level for the "experts," the stereotypical hoity-toity connoisseur whose face puckers when he or she hears the words "Two Buck Chuck" or "I'll just take a glass of whatever that white one is."

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2 comments:

  • posted at 9:45 pm on Mon, Mar 15, 2010.

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    Looks like another great event for Lodi.

     
  • posted at 6:30 pm on Mon, Mar 15, 2010.

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    I don't see all the print and medals that Michael&David are winning like they were!!! Why is this well it's because there not making the the quality like they were in 2005 -2007!!! Maybe there adding way too much copper at press time and then using divergen to take it out??? Which Is way against law!!!!! Sincerely your's Mr Michael Phillips....

     

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