Karissa Kruse says one of her top priorities when she assumes the position of president of the Sonoma County Winegrowers is to continue the joint marketing effort developed by the organization and the county's vintners and tourism groups.
Dipak Das sued the University of Connecticut, its president, provost and Board of Trustees, in Superior Court. He claims the two-year investigation and hearing process that lead to his dismissal was flawed and violated his civil rights.
California table wine continued its long-term upswing in the U.S. market in 2012, rising 3% to an estimated 204 million nine-liter cases, according to Impact Databank. Since 2002, consumption of California table wine in the U.S. has increased by more than a third.
The 6th Annual New York Wine Expo recently took over the Jacob K. Javits Convention Center in a frenzy of tasting and tippling, and National Wine Week is upon us (March 11-15), which features discounted pours at upscale restaurants around the country. Here are six trends in the wine industry that are taking off this spring.
A gated community of million-dollar homes surrounding a world-class golf course is not what you would expect to find in eastern Ontario. It fits more with the lifestyle of the super-rich in California or Florida.The lead Chinese investor has already acquired the site - a winery on 600 acres of land - located a little more than an hour's drive south of Ottawa.
Dante Robere Vineyards will participate with 30 other local wineries in Barrel Tasting Weekend on March 23 and 24. We will offer tastes of our 2010 San Francisco Bay Zinfandel and our 2012 Livermore Valley Chardonnay direct from the barrels. Find us at Eagle Ridge Vineyards!
The Quincy Area Convention and Visitors Bureau is showcasing the area's seven wineries. They've put together a new "Lucky7 Wine Guide" booklet with details and photos of each winery, as well as a list of local events.
The Pennsylvania Wilds may be best known for its wild places and wildlife, but as more people trek to the region to explore its woods, mountains and waterways, it is driving growth of another kind of tourism asset: a robust trail of wineries.
Harvard Medical School biologist David Sinclair and more than a dozen colleagues who study ways to slow aging raised a glass of red wine at the restaurant Catalyst in Kendall Square last week-in a toast to red wine.
Sommelier Michael Ireland departed The Restaurant at Meadowood for Berkeley's Gather last year, and now he's adding another job to his plate: he's been named the wine director of Wingtip, the recently-opened private club/menswear store in the FiDi.
Echavarrie will lead a team of wine specialists offering high-touch, concierge style wine services to clients on everything from building and diversifying wine collections to coordinating wine-focused events.
France's leading consumer association, UFC-Que Choisir, is lodging a formal complaint against internet wine retailer 1855.com. The aim is to force the authorities to put a stop to 'short selling' whereby companies sell goods they don't actually own.