"We are focusing our immediate efforts to provide the best and most direct support to those affected by this devastating natural disaster," said Bryan Fry, President and Chief Executive Officer, Pernod Ricard USA.
A storm knocks out your power for a week and, by the time you return home, the interior temperature in your climate-controlled wine storage unit reads 95° F. A fire ignites in your basement, engulfing your entire wine cellar in flames.
He was the scientist most associated with the role of red wine in protecting the French from coronary artery disease (the "French Paradox"), and a leading figure in studying how other dietary factors relate to health.
Most of Napa County is about to become part of a foreign trade zone, via an expansion plan by the Port of San Francisco. The trade zone expansion includes most of Napa County - except Lake Berryessa and Calistoga - along with most of Sonoma County and all of Solano County.
Thierry's, which will now be known as Watermill Wines, has been acquired by KKVMS, corporate recovery specialists, and backed by private investors, all of whom are drawn from the wine and drinks industry.
One of the regional wine trails hit the hardest by the effects of Monday's storm was the one that stretches across the Lehigh Valley, where a half-million customers across eastern Pennsylvania were still without power Thursday morning.
"Combining Northcore's innovative auction software with our Tannic.ca flash sale site enables the kind of technical magic our clients expect from us as we continue to revolutionize the wine ecommerce industry."
Yields are coming in slightly higher than average, which is a boon because interest in the varietal is growing rapidly, Beckman explains. The sugar and acid levels are perfectly balanced for the varietal's typical aromas of nectarine, peach and lush, tropical fruit