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Why Aren’t There More Black Americans Making Wine?

Why Aren’t There More Black Americans Making Wine?

Olivia Pope, the heroine of Shonda Rhimes’ hit show Scandal, is the first black heroine to grace the small screen in 40 years. But the importance of her performance has had a ripple effect beyond just increasing diversity in the television industry. Magnificent in her mastery of all those around her, Olivia Pope is also unique […]

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Meet The VC Who Actually Makes Money Investing In Wine Brands

Meet The VC Who Actually Makes Money Investing In Wine Brands

Ed. Note: This article was written and published prior to Charles Banks’ indictment for wire fraud, unsealed in Federal court on 9/9/16. This article, which discusses many of his business ventures, is in no way an endorsement of any of his financial practices or alleged crimes. Over the past few years, investing in wine brands has not […]

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Craft Beer’s Fetish With Extreme Brews Is Dead

Craft Beer’s Fetish With Extreme Brews Is Dead

Subtlety is not considered to be a particularly laudable characteristic in the beer world. For decades, beer was the basic bitch of the alcoholic beverage sector–cheap, mildly buzz-inducing, primarily consumed by members of the Greek system and Al Bundy types. Up and coming craft brands gathered a fan base by creating beers in direct opposition […]

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How Two Broke Guys From Georgia Started The Most Interesting Winery In California

How Two Broke Guys From Georgia Started The Most Interesting Winery In California

This article and the Game Changer series is brought to you by Coravin, the first and only tool in the world to let you share, compare, and explore wines without pulling the cork. Sometimes the greatest innovations and achievements can simply come from being so determined that your idea will become a reality that you […]

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