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“Why Is Wine so Damn Expensive?” Let This Sommelier Break That Down for You

It’s about so much more than raw costs and prestige

It’s a question I was asked nearly every day during my wine store and bar years. How come good wine costs so much?

Sure, you can still pick up bottles for under $7. But any bottle whose contents have seen one iota of care from…

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Charlie Brown

Charlie Brown

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Writer of opinions. Wine pro. Simple words designed for a simple life. Get a weekly dose of simplicity every Friday: simpleandstraightforward.substack.com