The sluggish recovery of the U.S. economy together with many more wine options for consumers from private- and control-label brands in the past 15 years have made wholesalers more resistant to taking price increases
The new winery has a permit to produce 100,000 gallons of wine per year, as well as build a 43,600-square-foot, two-story winery building with a cellar, according to a description of the project filed with the Planning Department
State water-quality regulators are developing new rules that would require North Coast agricultural property owners or operators to develop, follow and update ongoing, multiyear plans for controlling and reversing erosion into ecologically sensitive waterways
The Napa Valley Grapegrowers held its 38th Annual Dinner Friday night, where the membership elected 4 new Directors to the Board: Jan Krupp of Stagecoach Vineyard; Jennifer Lamb of Herb Lamb Vineyards, Remi Cohen of Vines to Wine; and Paul Goldberg of Bettinelli Vineyards.
Backed with new funding, VinPerfect is moving into larger-scale production of its design for a screw cap and liner combination that allows winemakers to control oxygen transfer to the wine after the bottle is sealed
According to the agreement, RNDC will distribute the company's wine and spirits brands in North and South Dakota, while Johnson Brothers will serve as the distributor for wine brands in Minnesota and will continue to be a wholesale dealer for the company's spirits brands in the state.
The winemakers, visiting New York as part of an international promotional tour, doubted Athens would leave the euro-zone even after Fitch Ratings Agency downgraded Greece's sovereign debt on Thursday, calling the country's exit from the monetary union "probable