“Omnimystery News: You are a recognized expert in wines and your character is a wine guru. Is that where the similarity ends?
Edward Finstein: I would be lying if I said that there wasn’t some of me in Woody. It’s much easier to write from personal experience. Not so much what happens to him, but certainly his character, likes and dislikes, taste in clothing and music and light-hearted approach to life.
There are certain traits of some people I know in real life that are infused into characters in Pinot Envy, but “the names and identities have been changed to protect the innocent and any similarities are strictly coincidental.” How’s that for legal mumbo-jumbo?”
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