Founder Devin Shomaker plans to give visitors a complete experience. Besides the tours and wine tastings, customers will get to see where the grapes are planted, the fermentation and aging processes, and barrel storage.
Pat Roney touted the benefits of new ownership without the debt that hampered Cohn. "We are not financially restrained and we will be able to buy new barrels and do a lot of work on differed maintenance," he said.
"As a family-owned wine company, Vintage Wine Estates is particularly interested in preserving heritage wineries such as B.R. Cohn, and taking them into the future. We are looking forward carrying on the legacy of B.R. Cohn which we consider one of the crown jewels of Sonoma Valley."
The ban was put in place after there was a perceived rush on applications for vineyard permits in the unincorporated north area of the Santa Monica Mountains, which includes unincorporated Malibu, Agoura, parts of Calabasas and Topanga.
Designed to empower you with knowledge of your environment, medicine, food, and a near-infinite number of things, the SCiO will also allow you to participate in building the world's first database of matter
Almost as if it were relieved to rest after a long journey, the Fountain Grove Winery sherry house gave little resistance when the jaws of an excavator grasped its graffiti-covered west wall and gave a mighty jerk
Wisconsin's "cheeseheads" might someday have a wealth of local options to pair with the state's most popular food. And they may have Nick Smith to thank for it. - See more at: http://btn.com/2015/07/26/btn-livebig-wisconsins-first-enologist-to-spice-up-the-states-wine-cider-industries/#sthash.ilLiOZH1.dpuf
The Buffalo Trace distillery has a new warehouse that uses robotics for an automated storage and retrieval system. It is thought to be the first distillery in the state to use the technology, which was part of a $20 million investment
The winery just north of Manteca in Highway 99 is the top property taxpaying entity in the school district. Based on the winery's $91,670,933 assessed valuation the family owned business that is among the top 10 wineries in the nation will pay $55,002 in the initial year of the 30-year bond payback period
According to Treasury's annual financial report for 2014, the group owned 10,781 hectares of vineyards, just over 30ha more than Concha y Toro's total vineyard holding of 10,750ha - which includes the company's 9,133ha in Chile, 1,154ha in Argentina and 463ha in the US, where it owns Fetzer and Bonterra
Flaviar has been catering to the world's liquor-lovin' masses for more than three years, with a subscription sampling service that delivers an assortment of hand-picked spirits to your door every month. While Flaviar has been a Web-only affair since its inception, today sees the official launch of its first mobile app, following an extended beta period
A group of California grape growers will have their day in the state's Supreme Court in their 19-year challenge of the California Table Grape Commission's right to assess payments for generic advertising