Fire & Wine

What is it with fires and wine these days?

It is reported that yesterday’s explosion at an fuel depot outside England that originally raised fears of a terrorist attack damaged a number of nearby businesses, including Scottish and Newcastle, the country’s largest brewer and a distributor of wine and spirits.

The company reports that upwards of $18 million dollars in wine and spirits were damaged by the nearby explosion. Recently we saw the huge warehouse fire in Vallejo, California (reportedly arson) destroy somewhere in the neighborhood of $100 million dollars in wine.

One more reminder of how important insurance is.

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