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Friday 26 March 2004 10.20am
You can't blame them for the Pseud's corner guff, look at the vocabulary used by the average wine writer.



Ignorance is bliss
Friday 26 March 2004 11.11am

I am with you LR - if it was all dingy smoky bars, cheap grub (maybe even some live music) I would go all the time!!

As it is, it is a plastic-fantastic wholesome-family venue - so riff-raff like me stay out. Possibly that fits withg their marketing plan as I won't spend as much money as some KPMG Consultant with no frontal lobes.
Friday 26 March 2004 5.59pm
Just on the subject of Vinopolis, I used to work for an org which hired the space for an event, and I must say the interior halls are quite a beautiful set of spaces, although it's definitely not cheap to hire.

In the hire space it is definitely possible to avoid the aesthetic of 'KPMG Consultant with no frontal lobes' (heh heh, lol red bus) because it has a bare brick kind of look across a vast aircraft hangar type of hall. I guess an interior designer might call it 'distressed'? (which may then be the opposite of lobotomised consultant style, who knows)

anyway I have no connection with Vinopolis btw.
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