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Monthly Archives: September 2009

Wine Review: Valle Perdido Pinot Noir 2008: Neuquen, Patagonia, Argentina


The 2008 Pinot Noir from Valle Perdido in Patagonia (Argentina!) is the second-best under-$15 Pinot Noir I’ve ever tried. It’s actually pretty good. But that doesn’t mean I would recommend you buy it. I purchased this bottle from K&L Wines in Redwood City, CA, in May 2009 for $11.99. Attractive label, screw cap. K&L’s description […]

Beatles Remasters: Reviewed by Lefsetz on a PC?


I’ve never heard of Bob Lefsetz, though his biographer certainly thinks highly of him: From Lefsetz’ blog… Bob Lefsetz is the author of “The Lefsetz Letter.” Famous for being beholden to no one and speaking the truth, Lefsetz addresses the issues that are at the core of the music business: downloading, copy protection, pricing and […]