I don’t normally like these infographic things, but this one is great!
Last year I was fortunate to spend the better part of a day with racing legend Mario Andretti. While some folks on the trip chose to ask questions about owning a vineyard, Mario was clearly not interested on that day. I kept my conversation to racing and Mario’s memories of Mosport, which he seemed to [...]
Before we rang in the new year, I was trolling through the local LCBO and noticed a number of interesting new products on the California shelves. Given that I am a marketer’s dream, I loaded up the buggy with a bunch of new wines based on nothing more than their funky labels. The coolest label [...]
Big. Ooey gooey. Jammie. Chewy. These are not terms one usually would apply to a cabernet sauvignon, nor are they what one might expect from a Chilean red. These are terms that are a perfect fit for P.K.N.T.’S cab. Walking through the local LCBO, I noticed the cool chili pepper logo and then noticed the [...]
Pairing wines with personalities for gift shoppers—there’s a Canadian app for that (and a web site) November 18, 2010 — “Wine is one of the few presents that makes both the giver and the receiver look good,” says Natalie MacLean, the red-nosed e-sommelier behind nataliemaclean.com, Canada’s largest wine web site. “You look like you spent [...]