Archive for January, 2010

Am I the only one who’s noticed the wine guides and tasting notes do not match what’s being sold at BevMo? While browsing for wine in the store, I read the reviews, look at the point scores on the little markers above the wine to help me decide which wine to try. When I look at the label, I often find that the vintage does not match the helpful review’s vintage. Definition: A vintage wine is one made from grapes that were all, or primarily, grown and harvested in a single specified year.

Come on, we all know vintage switch happens in poorly run restaurants, but this should never happen in a retail wine store. Wine is not engineered from the same products year after year. Variables such as weather play a big part of determining the final product and ratings must be updated for each vintage. Come on BevMo, you gotta do mo than that! Any other thoughts…….

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