Wine Trials: 100 everyday wines under $15 that beat $50 to $150 wines in brown-bag blind Tastings

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6,000 glasses of evidence that will change the way you buy wine: Hide the label...and the truth comes out. Acclaimed Fearless Critic Robin Goldstein has gone around the country serving 6,000 glasses of wine from brown paper bags to experts and everyday wine drinkers around America. Here, in print for the first time, are the shocking results, including full-page reviews of the 100 wines that beat $50 to $150 bottles in the blind tastings.
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6,000 glasses of evidence that will change the way you buy wine: Hide the label...and the truth comes out. Acclaimed Fearless Critic Robin Goldstein has gone around the country serving 6,000 glasses of wine from brown paper bags to experts and everyday wine drinkers around America. Here, in print for the first time, are the shocking results, including full-page reviews of the 100 wines that beat $50 to $150 bottles in the blind tastings.
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"Might rattle a few wine snobs, but the average oenophile can rejoice." - Newsweek
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  • ISBN-13: 9780974014357
  • Publisher: Fearless Critic Media
  • Publication date: 5/1/2008
  • Pages: 208
  • Product dimensions: 5.00 (w) x 7.90 (h) x 0.80 (d)

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Robin Goldstein is author of The Wine Trials and co-author of The Wine Trials 2010 and The Beer Trials. He is a contributor to the New York Times' Freakonomics blog, and has written for more than 30 Fodor's travel guides, from Italy to Argentina to Hong Kong. He has an A.B. in neuroscience and philosophy from Harvard University, a J.D. from the Yale Law School, a certificate in cooking from the French Culinary Institute in New York City, and a WSET advanced wine and spirits certificate.

Alexis Herschkowitsch is the coauthor of five Fearless Critic restaurant guides and a contributor to Fodor’s travel guides. She is a graduate of the University of Texas and has a WSET advanced wine and spirits certificate.

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  • Posted March 8, 2010

    Great addition to your library!

    This book is a great find. It was fun to compare previous wine choices against critic choices. It is also very helpful to choose a wine from the local grocery store that will not be a flop at your next dinner party.

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