Author Archives: Stan The Wine Man

About Stan The Wine Man

I am a blue collar wine guy who has been in the biz for over twenty years. I work at a store in a tourist destination stop. I work hard at finding the best wine for the money. I love the challenge of learning my customer's palate so I can find the best wine for them, whether it is Petrus or white zinfandel. Cheers!

BITS & BOBS

Wine is an interesting subject for sure. We often will say that wine is subjective. This is true about anything we put in our mouth to consume. For instance, I absolutely abhor liver. It doesn’t mean the liver isn’t good, … Continue reading

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BITS & BOBS

“I’m going to hit you hard!” Those were the exact words a sales rep said to me the other day. Why did he say that you ask? Recently the company he works for lost a ton of wine from their … Continue reading

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FRIDAY’S FIVE

Tasting and analyzing wine is something I have done for a long time. It’s funny when people pass by my office at the store and see me tasting wines with a rep. Often times they will quip about what a … Continue reading

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FRIDAY’S FIVE

Another week has flown by and it’s time once again to share with you my notes I’ve taken as I taste through samples that have been presented to me. Writing down my thoughts on wines I’m tasting is a satisfying … Continue reading

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