Enough with Sherry & Grandma

by  |  26-09-2016

It seems to have started at least a decade ago when someone introduced an article on Sherry by saying that people shouldn’t confuse it with that sweet drink that your grandmother would sip on. Others thought that this was a great hook and it continued and continued, not stopping. Then, in 2016, it exploded and this comparison to grandma’s tipple seemed to become the de facto way of introducing an article about Sherry. Hell, even DO Sherry wasn’t immune. We have arrived at a point where this trite trope, has long since jumped the shark. It’s tired, repetitious, unoriginal, and most importantly, it’s doing nothing to aid in carving out the better image for Sherry that it deserves. For instance, if someone introduces themselves to you and says, “Hi, I’m Bob, I’m a former prison convict.” no matter what Bob says for the rest of the conversation, you’re just picturing […]
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