Women in the Cape winelands are standing up to be counted, and are now producing their own wine, bottled under the label Women in Wine. A group of 20 women, all with backgrounds in the wine industry, formed the company seven years ago, with "the dream of giving women, especially farm workers and their families, a share in the industry".
The embattled president of the California Public Utilities Commission recently ignored the call to answer tough questions by state senators in Sacramento and instead decided to attend a conference at an exclusive Napa resort and a reception at an upscale winery in St. Helena, both of which were captured on hidden camera.
Featuring cuisine that varies from locally sourced farm-to-table freshness to trendy food truck cupcakes, Wine Festival will offer something for every palate that complements the bold, balanced and vibrant wines from 63 Paso Robles Wine Country wineries.
When Damian Davis launched Rainier Wine in 2005, his focus was on producing wine for California. Now, the Florida native has created a label that showcases Washington and offers high quality and great value.