Counterfeit Wine: A Smart Man's Guide

As high-profile wine fraudsters are uncovered and concerns about "counterfeit wine" grow

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If you purchase excellent wine that's not rare from nice people, you won't be jilted."

Ditch the Fake/Real Dichotomy


There are Bible stories about people serving wine that was presented as something it wasn't,

Physical Details for Old Wines


this doesn't look like the assortment that DRC packages each year,' and he said, 'I don't know what you mean,

Look Beyond Appearances for New Wines


Everybody knows everybody [in the wine industry] and you have to approach this stuff with fair amount of skepticism



There's a lot of people who don't want to think that they have a problem

Use Forensics


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