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09/04/15

The Attorney General will exercise her prerogative to dismiss any cases brought against a winery that was in compliance with the three requirements of the proposed regulations

09/04/15

Balzac Communications announces that Senior Account Executive Catherine Bugue has accepted the position of Director of Education at the Napa Valley Wine Academy

09/04/15

The Wine Business Institute at Sonoma State University today announced the addition of well-known financial industry experts from the region's top firms to its roster of instructors for the upcoming Wine Industry Finance and Accounting Certificate program. Applications are still being accepted for the program beginning September 11, 2015.

09/04/15

The internet's all in a tizzy the past few days thanks to a Wednesday ruling by the Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals in San Francisco, which said that review site Yelp could manipulate its ratings for money.

09/04/15

Maureen Downey, named the "Sherlock Holmes of Wine" by Bloomberg and the "Wine Detective" by SF Weekly, announces the official launch of WineFraud.com, the first of its kind resource for vendors, buyers and producers of fine wine

09/04/15

A blend of Pinot Noir, Malbec and Petite Sirah, Ménage à Trois Silk is a soft red wine created as a new option for red wine drinkers in the growing Red Blend category

09/04/15

There are two tasting options: a private luncheon ($200 per guest) and the small bites pairing experience ($85 per guest)

09/04/15

Retail intelligence company IRI has launched a new service which it claims will help drinks marketers understand the impact of digital media activity on their brands' sales in shops.

09/04/15

Chile is "only just scratching the surface" with Syrah, suggests former Penfolds Grange winemaker John Duval, as he outlined some potential routes forward for the country with this variety.

09/04/15

Chablis producers are confident of an "excellent" vintage despite the recent hail, which affected some 300 hectares in total.

09/04/15

The Liv-ex Fine Wine 100 and 1000 indices saw a small gain and a small decline respectively in August.

09/04/15

The cost of dealing with the results of alcohol abuse in England is significantly smaller than the tax revenue brought in from alcohol duty, a new study has found.

09/04/15

Bordeaux estates have begun their white grape harvests but most of the reds will be not be harvested until later in the month.

09/04/15

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09/04/15

On the mend after a motorcycle accident nearly took his life, the winemaker-artist has a new book, and a new vintage

09/04/15

The Riverina-based Calabria Family Wines has purchased the picturesque Magnolia Vale in the heart of the Barossa Valley, South Australia

09/04/15

he current negative attitudes toward sweet wines and sweet wine drinkers displays a disregard of wine history, traditions and customs by people whom I know to be generally smart and passionate about wine. It is time to end this nonsense and eliminate this deeply rooted misinformation once and for all

09/04/15

Eric Leber and Lori Ramonas are the owners of AprèsVin, a small company that transforms hundreds of thousands of pounds of Columbia Valley wine grape seeds into fantastic oils and other products, all while reducing the tremendous amount of waste byproduct ...

09/04/15

it's long been a difficult place for wine travelers to get to, much less stay. Thankfully that's changing,

09/04/15

After a hot and dry summer, vintners across France are embarking on a harvest that many are hoping will equal some of the best of the century - and all have their fingers firmly crossed.

09/04/15

The Attorney's General Office objects to an idea by Chester County Hospital to sell a collection of wines that had been seized from a couple's collection

09/04/15

"The upside is that if wines that will potentially become smoke-tainted are consumed within a relatively short amount of time following bottling, the smoky flavors will not have time to become overwhelming" ... ?

09/04/15

The pastoral land sets an idyllic backdrop as guests enjoy a harvest afternoon surrounded by ancient vines ...

09/04/15

Lopez de Heredia is gatekeeper to one of the most unusual wineries in Spain. She runs Vina Tondonia in the same way as her father, grandfather and great-grandfather did before her, committed to traditions that are untouched by modern science and yet produce bottles of enormous beauty.

09/04/15

The first wine from that vineyard was consumed on March 21, 1803

09/04/15

Hundreds of bartending books distributed by the New Hampshire Liquor Commission to store employees have been recalled after some workers complained the manuals contained sexually explicit drink names