Fred Tasker, Miami Herald And WLRN’s ‘Wine Guy,’ Dies At 79. ‘He Took Readers Around The World’
There could only be one Fred Tasker and, for more than 40 years, Miami Herald readers were exposed to the mad genius of his brilliant mind.
Tasker could explain everything you need to know about wine in his Herald column to the latest breakthrough in brain surgery. He charted Miami’s growth, covered the area’s burgeoning arts scene, chronicled chefs in the kitchen, wine makers in their vineyards and even weighed in on the eternal battle over the toilet seat — should it be left up or down?
These things were important to readers so they became important to Tasker.
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