Ste. Michelle Wine Estates, which produces about 65 percent of the wine made in Washington, has signed a long-term lease for most of the warehouse, and plans to contract with Railex to transport domestic and imported wines throughout the United States
The event, called Rendez-Vous by Vinexpo, was due to be held in New York City from November 16-18, but has been "postponed", according to information released by the trade show organisers this morning.
MWG's cross-complaint, filed two weeks ago in California's Mendocino County Superior Court, seeks unspecified damages from Dolan for improperly hiding his role with wine company HDD, which he founded with Phil Hurst, Bill Hambrecht and his son Heath Dolan in 2008
The general public will now have the opportunity to vote in each of the nine categories to help determine which wine blogs are honored at the 2012 Wine Blog Awards at the Wine Bloggers Conference held in August in Portland, Oregon.
A federal judge Wednesday denied a request to halt California's ban on the sale of foie gras, saying that until a lawsuit over the legislation's constitutionality is hashed out in court, the statute will stand.
Langtry, best known for its Guenoc brand, produces about 175,000 cases per year and spans 23,000 acres in Lake and Napa counties. It became the first winery with its own appellation when the Guenoc Valley AVA was established in 1981.
Washington State Liquor Control Board (WSLCB) deputy director Rick Garza recently began his term as the appointed president of the National Association of State Liquor Administrators (NCSLA). His term began on July 1, 2012.