Were we wrong to like a bit of brett?
22 Jun 2005 by JR
Jon Pepper, London: I am a recent Purple Pages subscriber and relative newcomer to any kind of informed approach to the world of wine, and must start by saying thank you for your Purple Pages which provide an excellent introduction to many contemporary issues.  It's a far more pleasant and civilised way to learn about all things vinous than learning tomes of textbooks! I have been following the recent discussion about brett with interest.  It seems to me that the matter begs a higher question about appreciating wine, namely whether it is ultimately an objective or subjective activity.  On which note I was astounded to read the...

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