Welcome to my website about wine, culture, and society. My day job is as a Professor of Wine Marketing – but I have a special interest in how we feel and think about, and engage… Read more
Etna has been spewing out small grains of black sand since February. If you leave furniture outdoors there is a sprinkling of black grains the next morning. The less well-used roads get covered in a… Read more
Marsala is a drink which is barely remembered today, even by those who drink fortified wines regularly. Its major market is as a product sold cheaply for cooking with, mainly in Italy and France, often… Read more
Follow My Blog
Get new content delivered directly to your inbox.