civil eats Senate Farm Bill: The Good, The Bad and The UglyJune 22ndFrom the perspective of consumer protection and leveling the playing field for small and midsized family farmers, the Senate bill does little to address the problems of consolidation and anti-competitive business practices that plague our food system.
Steve Heimoff The Chardonnay Symposium: 8 days and counting…June 22ndWhen you think of all the things winemakers do to Chardonnay–-barrel fermenting it, stirring it on the lees, putting it through the malolactic fermentation, exposing it to varying degrees of oxidation, and on an on–-what happens to all that terroir that was born in the grape?
Juicy Tales by Jo Diaz Napa Valley Wine Library Association to celebrate 50 years, August 18 and 19, 2012June 22ndThis summer, the Napa Valley Wine Library Association has invited Napa Valley wineries to pour two wines: a current release and an older vintage for the landmark tasting, “A Toast to History: Vintner’s Choice” in the Oak Grove at Silverado Resort and Spa, Napa, where the event has been held for the past twenty-five years.
The Daily Sip by Bottlenotes Q&A with Hume Vineyards' owner/winemaker Stephane BaldiJune 22ndIn 2007, far from retirement, Stephane and his wife packed up their big city life and bought a diminished 1860s farm in the Virginia countryside. The property has since been completely remodeled to become Hume Vineyards.
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