The blog is mostly off today for the long New Year's holiday weekend, but we'll be back Monday with the usual features. The best news? The 2012 $10 Hall of Fame is just a week or so away.
Until then, Happy New Year, and thank you for every time you visited the blog in 2011. The numbers were so good the Wine Curmudgeon is running out of ways to say thanks.
And please don't try this at home (video courtesy of Percipient24 on YouTube) -- yet another reason why Americans don't drink more sparkling wine: