Word of the first large-scale acquisition of Oregon vineyard lands by a California winemaker was made official Friday, when Jackson Family Wines confirmed it has bought vineyard lands in the Willamette Valley
Winemakers, viticulturists and industry business owners are invited to join Wine Business Monthly and Precision Ag tomorrow and Wednesday at WiVi Central Coast. Register at the door starting at 8 a.m. and come network with peers, hear industry updates and walk the sold-out tradeshow floor featuring over 130 exhibitors at the Paso Robles Event Center.
Underscoring the diversity of industries exploring the promotional power of mobile marketing, Snipp Interactive has lifted the curtain on its new offering dubbed SnippWine - a full service solution intended to serve the mobile marketing needs of the wine industry.
Researchers at Oregon State University have discovered how to turn the pulp from crushed wine grapes into a natural food preservative, biodegradable packaging materials and a nutritional enhancement for baked goods.
Three-quarters of consumers lack confidence when it comes to choosing wine according to recent research by Morrisons Cellar, so to help overcome this the multiple retailer has unveiled an online Taste Test which it says will help will help consumers to buy with more assurance.
The shiny new ATV rumbled up the dirt road past an expanse of manicured vineyards wrapping the hillside. In the driver's seat, Fritz Maytag hit the brakes near a wooden gate at the edge of the vineyard.
A 24-year-old vineyard worker was sentenced March 7 in Napa County Superior Court to 45 days in jail for falsely claiming he had broken his hand during a fall at work, according to the Napa County District Attorney's Office. He was also ordered to pay $1,279 in restitution.
The Columbia Valley's most celebrated suds have been recorded for early 2013, and it may not come as much of a surprise who melds the most popular mixture of yeast, barley, hops and malt. Budweiser earned first place for most popular beer.
The national Animal Legal Defense Fund has filed suit in Napa County Superior Court against Napa's La Toque restaurant, claiming the upscale eatery in the Westin Verasa Hotel is violating California's ban on selling and distributing foie gras
Total production at Viña Perez-Cruz is 80,000 cases, three quarters of which is Cabernet Sauvignon. The estate has 642 planted vineyard acres ranging from riverbed-influenced soils at 1,450 feet elevation to 1,650 feet in the higher-elevation vineyards.