Archive for September, 2008

Didier Dagueneau Killed in Plane Crash

Thursday, September 25th, 2008

Didier Dagueneau, a legend in the Loire valley, was killed in a plane crash last week.  He’s one of those legends of the wine business whose name is synonymous with authenticity and clarity of purpose.  I hope that his legend lives on through his grapes.  Links:

WSJ article on inter-state shipping of wine from wineries

Wednesday, September 24th, 2008

A good deep dive on the problem:

Wine Lovers See Red Over State Laws That Restrict Home Delivery of Bottles