Wine awards need more transparency

Someone far too wise to have accepted membership of a committee famously said that a camel was a horse designed by a committee.

30th September, 2006

Someone far too wise to have accepted membership of a committee famously said that a camel was a horse designed by a committee. This sentiment is at the heart of modern life, where safe but ugly compromises are often made in the name of the majority.

The clash of the insight of the individual with the movement of the herd is as old as civilisation, but in fields such as art, relationships, and food and...

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