When the Tangled Vine opened on the Upper West Side in 2010, wine bars seemed to be popping up everywhere. These days, it's "brown spirits and craft beers," says partner Bruce Kravetz. Noticing a lack of venues dedicated to such libations, Mr. Kravetz and his partners have opened Barley & Grain.
Neighboring states aren't much better off. Indiana and Kentucky prevent direct winery-to-consumer shipping while Illinois, Michigan, and Ohio allow it. All four of those states allow Sunday sales while Indiana does not.
Treasury Wine Estates Ltd. (TWE), the world's second-largest traded wine maker, may increase sales this year in Europe, the Middle East and Africa, helped by its Wolf Blass and Lindeman's brands, according to an executive.
Amy Harmon's excellent, recent article in the New York Times describes how the Florida orange juice industry may soon be wiped-out because of a new bacterial disease spread by an introduced insect. It looks like there could be a technology-fix for the problem using genetic engineering. The question is whether the growers will get to apply that solution.
After reading the letter sent by Bruce Cakebread telling ICANN how the 500 members of the Napa Valley Vintners need protection from the new proposed gTLD's of .Wine and .Vin, I walked away thinking that the wine producers of Napa simply missed their chance to apply for .Napa and/or .Wine and now just want to whine about it.
Looking to buy a winery in Paso Robles, a recently launched website not only lists wineries for sale, but provides information on the financial viability and operational requirements of owing your own winery.
Joe Sobieralski, executive director of the Southwestern Michigan Economic Growth Alliance, told the board Monday he had no financial details of the winery's improvement project as yet. He said he'll have those details before the public hearing, which will be at 7 p.m. Sept. 16 at the board's regular monthly meeting.
As the newly affluent Chinese have become consumers of vintage wines, California wine makers are not only eager to tap into the demand, they're also eager to get a foothold in the fine wine market in China
The hotel invites guests to step back in time to a grander era. Meticulously designed and built by owner Steve Ledson, the hotel is near world-class shopping, spas, restaurants and rich California history