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Chrissy Teigen once accidentally spent $13,000 on a bottle of wine that she says ‘sucked,’ but high-end wines really can cost thousands

Chrissy Teigen shared a story on Wednesday about accidentally spending $US13,000 on a bottle of wine. Two sommeliers told Insider that Teigen might not be “a wine connoisseur.” Labour, location of vineyards, and restaurant markups might be responsible for the hefty price tag. Visit Insider’s homepage for more stories. Chrissy […]
Chrissy Teigen once accidentally spent $13,000 on a bottle of wine that she says ‘sucked,’ but high-end wines really can cost thousands
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California’s Glass Fire has destroyed more than 350 commercial buildings, including a 3-Michelin star restaurant in Napa and the state’s oldest resort

California’s Glass Fire has damaged or destroyed nearly 400 commercial buildings since the blaze started on September 27. Among the affected businesses are 31 wineries, restaurants, and other hospitality providers, according to Eater. California’s oldest resort, White Sulphur Springs, lost 17 of its 20 buildings, but the owners have plans […]
California’s Glass Fire has destroyed more than 350 commercial buildings, including a 3-Michelin star restaurant in Napa and the state’s oldest resort
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Photos show an astonishing scale of devastation in Northern California’s wine country, where the Glass Fire has torched entire warehouses, tasting rooms, and vineyards

The Glass Incident Fire sparked early Sunday morning, and it has ravaged 48,440 acres of Napa County and surrounding areas so far. Many of these acres included warehouses and vineyards of the county’s many wineries. Smoke from the fire taints grapes too, making them cheap and unusable. The wine industry […]
Photos show an astonishing scale of devastation in Northern California’s wine country, where the Glass Fire has torched entire warehouses, tasting rooms, and vineyards
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Meet the Wertheimers, the secretive French brothers worth $30.8 billion who control Chanel, own vineyards in France and Napa Valley, and breed racehorses

The Wertheimer family fortune dates back to 1920s Paris when Pierre Wertheimer funded designer Coco Chanel. His grandsons, brothers Alain and Gerard Wertheimer, control Chanel today, which generated $US9.6 billion in 2018. They own three vineyards in France and one in Napa Valley. They also breed and race thoroughbreds, according […]
Meet the Wertheimers, the secretive French brothers worth $30.8 billion who control Chanel, own vineyards in France and Napa Valley, and breed racehorses
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