Wine Review: Alexander Valley New Gewurz 2005

Lynne Kiesling Hmmm, haven’t done a wine review in a while; doesn’t mean we haven’t been tasting! Last night we had the New Gewurz 2005 from Alexander Valley Vineyards, a really great Sonoma County winery outside of Healdsburg. When we last were in Sonoma we visited there and had a lovely time. The New Gewurz … More Wine Review: Alexander Valley New Gewurz 2005More Wine Review: Alexander Valley New Gewurz 2005

Barun Mitra: Sell the Tiger to Save It

Lynne Kiesling I heartily recommend Barun Mitra’s op-ed column in today’s New York Times on the importance of property rights in the conservation of the tiger: Yet for the last 30 or so years, the tiger has been priced at zero, while millions of dollars have been spent to protect it and prohibit trade that … More Barun Mitra: Sell the Tiger to Save ItMore Barun Mitra: Sell the Tiger to Save It