Comments on adult beverages, excerpted from DOWD'S GUIDES
Saturday, June 25, 2011
• The actor Kyle MacLachlan has a growing sideline as co-owner of the Pursued By Bear winery in Washington State. In an interview with The New York Times, he spoke tongue-in-cheek about the vagaries of finding a profit in such a difficult, competitive field.
MacLachlan: "I buy the barrels and (partner) Eric (Dunham) buys the grapes and pays for all the equipment, and then we split whatever profit there might be."
NYT: How big were the profits so far?
MacLachlan: "We were in the high four-figures last year -- almost $9,000 apiece."