Meeting with restaurants and wine bars, negotiating contracts with liquor shops and distributors, establishing new customers, helping pair wine and food for menus, holding wine tastings for restaurants, conducting wine dinners, dealing with corked wine and other customer complaints has more than prepared Whitney Wells to tell us what and how to drink.
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BY MASON GROBAN
@ VOL 10
ON JUN 15, 2012
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Surprisingly Simple Ways to be Healthy and Happy
BY PUJA MADAN
@ VOL 11
ON SEP 20, 2013
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@ VOL 7
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BY ANDREA CECCHETTO
@ VOL 4
ON SEP 26, 2014
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"Presentation of the Day" on November 3, 2014.
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