Just another wine scandal? It’s time to go deeper and name it what it is

“The wine world loves a scandal”, a wine journalist once told me. I’ve been thinking about this quite a bit over these past weeks. A scandal shocks, shakes and gives people something to talk about. But it doesn’t necessarily move people into action. What moves people into action are two powerful emotions, emotions that we’re often…

WOMEN, WINE AND THE UNCOMFORTABLE CONVERSATION WE NEED TO HAVE

PART ONE A few weeks ago, a hashtag went viral on Instagram: Women supporting women. Not being a huge fan of IG “challenges” and avoiding the trend of the moment, this time I felt it was necessary to post. The hashtag originally started as a way to bring awareness to femicide in Turkey, but it…