His opus, Dry Creek Vineyard, was the first new Dry Creek Valley winery since Prohibition when he began building it in 1972. For his lifetime accomplishments, Stare will be recognized Sept. 28 by the Harvest Fair committee at an award ceremony and dinner at the Wells Fargo Center for the Arts
Jameson Rescue Ranch's official kick-off event, Wineapalooza (dinner, wine tasting and live auction extravaganza) will be held on Saturday, Sept. 20 at Gamble Family Vineyards. Attendees of Wineapalooza will have the opportunity to sample more than 40 Napa Valley wines including rarely poured brands such as Tusk, Realm and Herb Lamb.
Unknown a decade ago, Sta. Rita Hills is now one of the most-respected regions in California for Pinot Noir. No wonder one vineyard owner outside its borders - and one actually on the border - want the AVA expanded to include them
Barra and Mendocino County Sheriff Tom Allman came up with the idea when she was desperate to get people to pick the 175-acre vineyard she and her husband own in Redwood Valley, about 40 miles north of Sonoma County.
Brief but heavy storms have failed to dampen Bordeaux winemakers' optimism for the 2014 red wine harvest, as figures show producers across France plan to increase yields to compensate for shortfalls last year.
Eighteen national and international exhibitors, who developed hot topics suggested by producers, technical advisers and researchers, are invited. - See more at: http://www.thepacker.com/fruit-vegetable-news/Mexican-grape-producers-plan-symposium-275633841.html#sthash.GdpNQdpM.dpuf
A tarantula, sharks, piranhas, a high-powered laser aimed at the groin, several hungry alligators, more sharks and a tall man with metal teeth: when millionaire villains sought revenge on James Bond, they certainly spared no expense.
Dozens of small craft brewers such as Sierra Nevada and New Belgium are rallying behind the EPA's proposed Waters of the U.S. rule, arguing it will help ensure that they have clean water for their products.