Hundred Acre Wine Group announces key changes in the structure of their sales and marketing team. As of March 2016, the Hundred Acre Wine Group began assembling a team of skilled professionals to expand the growth potential of the Hundred Acre Wine Group portfolio into new markets and account opportunities.
Following the start of bloom in his earliest variety, French Colombard, about three weeks earlier, his last variety, Cabernet Sauvignon, had finished this year's bloom by mid-May, says San Joaquin Valley wine grape grower J.R. Shannon.
The consumers' thirst for better-quality wine continues to deepen, but the evaporating North Coast supply of grapes and wine may mean less of the growth in higher-end brands will be coming from the region, market experts told a gathering of industry professionals in Napa on May 25.
President Obama is racing against the clock to cement a massive Pacific Rim trade deal that all of his potential successors oppose, with his administration eyeing a looming fight on Capitol Hill while starting to implement as much of the complicated pact as it can.
One-of-a-kind jeroboams, a sleepover at first-growth Chateau Latour, dinner with Robert Parker, a meeting with Bulgari's head watch designer, cool cars, and, above all, plenty of frenzied bidding for these over-the-top lots: That's only part of what to expect at this year's glitzy, wine-soaked Auction Napa Valley, which takes place the first weekend in June.
The Mercer Estates Wine Bar inside the 17,000-seat KeyArena operates whenever there's a concert - starting with Bruce Springsteen on March 26 - or a sporting event such as the Seattle Storm of the Women's National Basketball Association or Seattle University men's basketball.
As vineyards in the Santa Cruz Mountains AVA continued to flower into the second week of May, the 2016 bloom appears to be more uniform than last year, reports Prudy Foxx, a viticulture consultant based in, Santa Cruz, Calif.
Grammy award-winning John Legend has joined the ever-growing celebrity-turned vintner roster, teaming up with Napa Valley's Raymond Vineyards and Jean-Charles Boisset to create the LVE Collection By John Legend. Is Legend's wine legendary? We found it overly alcoholic, but you be the judge.
Despite the mostly unseasonal weather, thousands flocked to the annual Temecula Valley Balloon and Wine Festival at Lake Skinner May 20-22 to hear top entertainment, enjoy good wine and delicious food.