Vintage sexism sours a new wine – National –

“‘I have yet to meet a woman,’ wrote wine writer Walter James (quoting a wine merchant), ‘that can tell the difference between white and red port when their eyes are shut.’

That was in 1950, and if a skirmish now under way in the wine industry is anything to go by, not much has changed.

It began when Foster’s Wine Estates asked women aged 27 to 40 what they wanted out of wine, and went on to create two wines around the results.” Read more and find out what was said to create such a furore …

This guy deserves all the serves he receives from the wine loving women of Australia.

Women, start your own wine cellar.