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2013_janisce_robinson12.jpg The grande dame of wine writing, Jancis Robinson, weighs in on the divide between esoteric wines and their more traditional counterparts in her latest piece. Robinson meets the factions half way, speaking in favor of certain obscure grapes and regions, while admitting, in Robert Parker's defense, that "viticultural rarity does not necessarily bestow wine quality." The article has sparked a Twitter debate among writers like Eric Asimov, Pete Wells, and Jon Bonné. [Jancis Robinson]

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