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Thursday, August 28th

04/17/13

Document illustrates the growth and reach of a $1.46 billion sales channel in U.S.

04/17/13

ASEV Selects Best Enology and Viticulture Papers for 2013

04/17/13

"Long ago, I learned not to take anything for granted."

04/17/13

The future of Preservation Ranch, a long-contested swath of forest that sprawls across northwestern Sonoma County, could be decided this week

04/17/13

Western Growers applauds the agreement reached April 12 on immigration reform reached by the Agriculture Workforce Coalition, the United Farm Workers, and key U.S. Senators engaged in the process.

04/17/13

Rabobank experts urge wineries to secure control of grape and wine supplies

04/17/13

St. Louis-based wine distributor Garco Wine Co. has filed suit against Victor, N.Y.-based Constellation Brands, alleging Constellation wrongfully terminated its franchise relationship with Garco without good cause.

04/17/13

Raj Parr, wine director for all eighteen of Michael Mina's restaurants, is also co-owner of two Central Coast wineries, Sandhi and the new Domaine de la Cote

04/17/13

In the midst of an economic downturn, the U.S. agricultural sector has been remarkably resilient because American farmers have been willing to diversify and innovate

04/17/13

With June 18 marking what would have been the 100th birthday of Robert Mondavi, country singer and songwriter Martina McBride will begin the series with a performance that celebrates Robert Mondavi's contributions to the wine industry.

04/17/13

Additionally, owners Yannick and Susan Rousseau are getting ready to release their fifth vintage of Colombard, and they have now moved into their own winemaking facility in Napa. The facility includes a tasting room modeled in the style of the French countryside.

04/17/13

More than 20 grape growers in the south-east of South Australia have been waiting for months for payment for grapes they have supplied to Stonehaven Wines Australia Pty Ltd.

04/17/13

This year, over 460 Pinot Noirs from growing regions spanning the globe were submitted and ran the gauntlet through 3 months of blind tasting and evaluation by the Affairs of the Vine judging panel comprised of 40 wine experts.

04/17/13

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04/17/13

The estate wines, which were previously handled by Indigo Wine in the UK, will now be sold by Bancroft Wines to on-trade, independent off-trade and private clients.

04/17/13

Merchants, retailers and consumers all want lower prices; but châteaus may not be listening

04/17/13

Integrapes, a company in Italy, is currently testing an anti-oxidant and anti-bacterial preservative derived from grape pips that it claims is as effective as sulphur.

04/17/13

A leading co-operative from the Languedoc is pushing its range of Côtes du Rhône as it seeks to capitalise on the region's popularity in the UK.

04/17/13

A study by researchers at Indiana University has found that the taste of beer releases a chemical in the brain which makes people want to drink more.

04/17/13

LVMH's alcoholic drinks division has reported a 7 percent organic revenue growth in the first quarter of this year, more than the group's increases for fashion, cosmetics and watches over the same period.

04/17/13

Ireland's first purpose-built distillery for over 200 years - the Dingle Whiskey Distillery - is celebrating its inauguration by offering its first 500 casks of 'Founding Fathers' single malt to investors.

04/17/13

Robert Parker's Wine Advocate and its former correspondent Antonio Galloni have settled their dispute out of court.

04/17/13

A new fine wine auction website is aiming to become the 'eBay' of the wine trade by offering cut-price lots from a selection of merchants.

04/17/13

Sales of wine in the US hit a new record in 2012, spurred on by drinkers' growing thirst for Moscato.

04/17/13

If you ask Santa Cruz Mountains winemakers who of their peers they recommend, Jeff Emery's name is the one spoken over and over. The Santa Cruz Mountain Vineyard proprietor has a long history making cellar-worthy pinot noir but also boldly experiments with little-known varietals to much success.

04/17/13

The fight is in its early stages. Legislation was proposed by delegate Benjamin Barnes, who represents both Anne Arundel and Prince George's counties, that calls for the creation of licenses for chains.

04/17/13

Those attending the Verde Valley Wine Symposium Saturday were given a little history lesson by a couple of pioneers of the business. R.W. "Bob" Webb founded Arizona's first winery and Gordon Dutt secured the third license in the state.

04/17/13

Tensator Customer Journey Queue Solutions to Guide, Inform and Enhance the Retail Tradeshow "Customer" Experience

04/17/13

Robert Parker's influential bi-monthly publication The Wine Advocate has dropped its pending lawsuit against former critic Antonio Galloni.

04/17/13

"In Sonoma County, almost all the recession is over with."

04/17/13

Once the social launching pad for Tareq and Michaele Salahi, the Hume, Va., winery got snarled in a bitter family dispute

04/17/13

Chardonnay continued its reign last year as the most popular wine varietal sold in the United States

04/17/13

Never mind simply enjoyable. What absolutely shouldn't be missed?

04/17/13

A French laboratory has unveiled a new grape variety that is resistant to mildew and other fungal diseases.