The fire, which had torched 450 acres by Wednesday evening, was burning off of Elk Mountain Road and Mount Dinger Road. It was moving up the flank of Young's Peak as state and local firefighters sought to hold its perimeter at Pitney Ridge
Constellation Brands, Inc. recently presented a check in the amount of $1,000,000 to The V Foundation for Cancer Research, representing the largest single contribution ever made by Constellation to the organization.
Mel Jones MW, as she will have been known to those in the wine trade (and to others, Melanie Kearney, since her marriage last year) suffered a stroke in June and then died on Friday 21 August after a marked deterioration in her health
"We don't have a Merlot [in our portfolio] per se and that is one of Swanson's strengths," said Vintage CEO Pat Roney. "Swanson has a well-established reputation as an iconic Napa winery, and we think it has an opportunity to continue to grow."
Washington's original wine country is proving to be on quite the comeback. The wines of northcentral Washington are growing in quality and quantity, as this year's North Central Washington Wine Awards show.
Free Flow Wines, the pioneer of premium wine on tap, today announced that the second annual KEGGY Awards (#KEGGYAwards), honoring wineries, restaurants, bars and suppliers for excellence and sustainability in wine on tap, will take place on October 22 at the company's headquarters in Napa.
"We can't keep rosé in stock," said Geno Tomko, wine director for the Ne Timeas Restaurant Group, which in addition to Flour + Water operates four other restaurants. "For the past month and a half, rosé has been the best seller every single night at every single property."
"I have never been subjected to the rudeness of a drunken group of people on the train. If I had I would expect the staff to either get them to respect the other riders and hold their noise down or be ejected"