We procrastinators are not the only ones who had an insanely busy week. So, it turns out, did buttloads of folks on the Interwebs:
• What do bartenders think when we order a certain varietal? This might provide a hint — if the bartender is particularly witty, worldly and imaginative.
• Only the nose knows: For those who actually do want to learn how long they’ll live, a recent study maintains that how well we sniff wine (and other stuff) can be a strong indicator.
• No sooner did our president announce an overdue change in our relations with Cuba than Napa vintners started talking about what kind of opportunities that might provide.
• Not sure if this time of year brings out the best or worst in us. Looking like the latter in this case:
• Finally, this could go on many of our Xmas lists: