Sutter Home was one of the first wine companies to make a commitment to breast cancer awareness, raising over $800,000 towards research and education over the past 11 years, and the goal is to hit $1 million this time.
Healdsburg Planning Commission and City Council members, meeting jointly on Tuesday, decided the current system worked well enough -- despite some questions last year that arose during the approval of wine bar Bergamot Alley.
Wine industry professionals seeking to update their knowledge of management and marketing, or anyone who wants to explore opportunities working in the wine industry, are encouraged to attend the Seminars at Sonoma State University.
International sale in the 12 months to September 30 topped $500,000 at FlexTank Ltd, and managing director Peter Steer is confident exports will increase by another more than 50 per cent in the coming 12 months.
The new agreement eliminates tariffs on Oregon goods and services being exported to Korea, provides stronger protections for intellectual property, and institutes new rules to ensure compliance and fair trade.
Research published by Penn State university in the American Journal of Enology and Viticulture questions the relevancy of wine experts' ratings and recommendations on the basis that their palates differ widely from those of the vast majority of consumers.
In a study from Washington University School of Medicine in St. Louis, healthy women in their late 50s and early 60s who took resveratrol supplements showed no improvement in factors linked to developing diabetes and heart disease.
A federal judge Thursday denied Shasta County's motion for a preliminary injunction that would have shut down operations at Reverge Anselmo's winery near Shingletown unless he wins the eventual suit between him and the county.
The study found that resveratrol, the compound found in red wine, does not appear to reduce the risk of heart disease, improve insulin sensitivity or increase longevity in healthy women, at least when taken in supplement form.