Which Wine Is The Best? Stag’s Leap or Stags’ Leap?
Every pop oenologist has heard of Stag’s Leap, the Napa Valley Wunderkind that beat out several first growths of Bordeaux at a 1976 blind tasting in Paris. But before you shell out for a bottle, watch that apostrophe.
Not to be confused with Stag’s Leap Wine Cellars is Stag’s Leap Winery, also of Napa Valley. A vinous knock-off? Of course, only Stag’s Leap won the Paris tasting. Restaurant wine lists are not above capitalizing on the confusion- and price differential.
From the book: Big Secrets by William Poundstone
Every pop oenologist has heard of Stag’s Leap, the Napa…