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December 6, 2018

Well, I’ve thrown a lot out at you in this series of blog posts.  The grape market cycle might be grinding to a halt!  A recession is coming!  The labor market is tight and poses a risk to future profitability!  That’s a lot of doom and gloom.   But now I’m ready to s...

November 26, 2018

I hoped that Part 3 of the Three Horsemen of the Grapepocalypse would be shorter than the wannabe magnum opus I stumbled into last week. But, if you’re a glutton for glumness, you’ll be happy to know that it is nearly as long as Part 2! Hopefully, it will be as well-...

November 13, 2018

Three weeks ago, I posted my first installment of this series about the coming Grapepocalypse, which discussed the effects of the changing grape market cycle.  I promised some more doom and gloom, but it took me a bit to get this article out.  Unfortunately, both of my...

October 24, 2018

Lately, there has been a lot of talk about how we’re due to see a downturn in the wine market.  As those of you who have gotten a glass of wine with me anytime since 2012 probably know, I’ve been predicting a peak in wine grape prices in 2018. 

Over the past 6 year...

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