Not only may a wine have 0% Texas grapes to qualify as 'Texas Made' for the state fair wine garden, it does not even have to be made in Texas. Someone could buy finished wine on the California bulk market and ship it here in a tanker truck. Then, bottle and label it in Texas
With harvest time across California, many of the state's once-robust crops - from the grapes that make world-famous wines to popular almonds - are anticipated to be smaller than usual this year due to the state's historic drought.
The companies say that in late August or early September, malicious software was installed on networks that process credit and debit card transactions at some of their stores. Albertsons says the malware may have captured data including account numbers, card expiration dates and the names of cardholders. Supervalu says it believes most of its stores were not affected.
The city and county of Napa continue to operate the Napa Local Assistance Center at 301 First St. where residents and business owners can obtain earthquake assistance information and connect with resources.
Earlier this summer, Master Sommelier Andrea Immer Robinson chose the wines that Delta Air Lines DAL -1.42% would carry on board their flights for the following year. I watched, at the Delta offices in Atlanta, as Robinson sampled dozens of wines (then wrote about it for a previous post on Forbes.com). I watched as she considered additional factors like cost and availability, and ultimately made the final selections. How, I wondered, did these wines actually taste, on board and in flight, 30,000 feet in the air?
Internationally renowned experts in viticulture and enology will be featured during the third annual Southeastern United Grape and Wine Symposium to be held Nov. 5-6 at the Shelton-Badgett North Carolina Center for Viticulture & Enology on the campus of Surry Community College.
Wineries in transition from founder to children can be rife with highly emotional, charged conflict that can threaten to rip the family apart and wreck years of business cultivation. When the owners of a mid-sized winery decide to retire, what should they do?
Treasury Wine Estates had $275 million wiped from its market capitalisation on Monday after terminating talks with two private equity suitors, with chief executive Mike Clarke saying he doesn't believe they will return with a fresh proposal
Whilst Wine Vision is only open to those at either board level or director level, the Harpers Rising Star Grant gives the best emerging talent the chance to take part in the global debate on analyse the key challenges and opportunities facing the world wine industry
The figures were detailed in a book by Philip J. Cook, called Paying the Tab, which examined alcohol control in the US using data from the National Epidemiologic Survey on Alcohol and Related Conditions (NESARC)