Investment Research
•  Back to School 2016
Fine Wine Demand: Relevant Pointers in an Uncertain Environment
•  Middle Child Syndrome (June 21st, 2016)
Napa 2014 Revisited
•  Family and Wine (May 15, 2015)
Family-owned business structure as it relates to wine.
•  Premiere Napa 2015 (February 22, 2015)
Premiere Napa 2015 in numbers
•  2013 Napa Vintage Revisited (February 20.2015)
Commentaries on recent reviews
•  Some Thoughts on the Price of Wine: Part 2 (January 27, 2015)
Impact of vintage quality on pricing
•  Some Thoughts on the Price of Wine: Part 1 (January 26, 2015)
Wine pricing and oil shock
•  Napa Valley 2012-2013: Best in Class (November 13, 2014)
Critic reviews of 2012 and 2013 vintages
•  Innovation in Winemaking (June 5, 2014)
Innovation in Winemaking
•  Napa Valley: A Short History (April 3, 2014)
Napa Valley: A Short History
•  Premiere Napa Valley 2014 (February 23, 2014)
PNV14 Results
•  Exploring Napa Valley: A Wonderland of Terroir (January 7, 2014)
Article on Napa Valley sub-appellations
•  The Return of the King: Parker on Napa (November 4, 2013)
Comparison of Parker's 2012 scores with historical scores and Bordeaux
•  Fine Wine as an Asset Class (November 1, 2013)
Investment returns on wine versus financial assets
•  Legalese Napa Style: An Interview with Lester Hardy (October 2, 2013)
Interview with Napa Lawyer, Lester Hardy
•  2012 World Vintage Report (September 6, 2013)
Comparison of 2012 Growing Season in Major World Regions
•  The Winemaker's Dance: An Interview with Andy Erickson (July 25, 2013)
Interview with Winemaker, Andy Erickson
•  From Grapes to Branding: An Interview with Nancy Duckhorn (July 8, 2013)
Interview with Marketing Expert, Nancy Duckhorn
•  The Scarcity Effect and Fine Wine (June 28, 2013)
Explanation of Why Scarcity Equates to Quality
•  A Farmer's View of Napa: An Interview with Mike Wolf (May 23, 2013)
Interview with Vineyard Manager, Mike Wolf
•  Ratings Showdown: Napa versus Bordeaux (May 8, 2013)
Comparison of Ratings in Bordeaux and Napa
•  Wine Futures Part 2: Wine Bonds Explained (April 18, 2013)
Explanation of Wine Bond Model
•  Wine Futures Part 1: En Primeur Examined (April 5, 2013)
History of Bordeaux En Primeur
•  Magnum Appeal (March 22, 2013)
Explaining the Pricing Premium on Magnums
•  Understanding Fine Wine Pricing (March 11, 2013)
Determinants of Fine Wine Pricing
•  Premiere Napa Valley 2013 (February 25, 2013)
PNV2013 Results
•  Wine Ratings 101 (February 15, 2013)
Explanation of Wine Ratings