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DOWN DOWN PRODUCTION is DOWN

Friday, October 27, 2017

The EU Department of Agriculture has advised that the EU’s wine grape harvest is at a historical low this year (since the EU started). Their latest advice was that the 2017 vintage has been anywhere from challenging to downright catastrophic across Europe, mainly due to wild weather. Read More...

ALDI the AWESOME

Friday, September 08, 2017

I have been a fan of Aldi Liquor since they started up here in Australia. There are a number of reasons for this, starting with the fact that unlike the “evil duopoly” which have thousands of SKU’s (Stock Keeping Units) in its stores, Aldi have small liquor stores with a very tight and carefully selected range of products. My guess would be that Aldi’s total alcohol range would be roughly about the same as the number of SKU’s in the chiller section of a Dan Murphy’s store.  Read More...