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09/16/13

Wine sales and hiring remain strong, but direct-to-consumer sales see largest increase

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Also: Wine exports rise 4th straight year

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Bruni Glass Packaging, Inc., which supplies the wine industry with bottles, capsules and closures, plans to consolidate its warehouses and showroom here to one larger facility in Fairfield this fall

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Decanter.com understands the European Agriculture Commission is concerned about the protection of European wine names, such as Bordeaux, Champagne and Chianti, on the internet.

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Madera County Sheriff's officials say an entire row of raisins vanished between Wednesday night and Thursday morning. The raisins are valued at nearly $2,000

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The three-day business forum has been designed to challenge commonly-held perceptions of Australian wine and uncover the business case for the industry through

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The largest-ever gathering of Masters of Wine is assembling in London this week to celebrate the 60th anniversary of the wine world's most prestigious title

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The 2013 Sonoma County Harvest Fair is honoring the Sangiacomo family with its Lifetime Contribution to the Sonoma County Wine Industry Award

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Since the opening of the Vintner's Collective in 2002, the number of Napa's downtown wine tasting rooms has grown like topsy, nearly two dozen, prompting some people to ask, How many is too many?

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Culmination of seven-year 'landmark project' makeover for pioneering Maryland winery.

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Pace picks up as warm weather continues to provide ideal ripening conditions

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Seven Colorado wineries take home medals, receive entry to Denver International Wine Festival Nov. 6-10

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Al Jabarin sums up his success in wine retailing with a single sentence.

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CFCRA is a nonprofit established in 1994 by the Ministry of Culture and registered with the Ministry of Civil Affairs of the Peoples Republic of China. It is responsible for the certification, accreditation and promotion of food and beverages in China, including wine.

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Understanding the value of their grapes and the need to preserve their vineyards, Napa's grapegrowers are on the cutting edge of viticulture, combining new technologies with traditional practices to develop sustainable farming programs.

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The California winery owned by Chinese ex-basketball star Yao Ming could follow its premium Napa Crest launch in China with a white wine for younger drinkers.

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Russia has been accused of playing politics after re-imposing a ban on imports of all Moldovan wine and brandy.

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Wine lovers have a new reason to toast the West Coast: Alaska Airlines is partnering with the Oregon Wine Board and Travel Oregon to provide passengers with free wine tastings and free wine shipping.

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Alexia Gannon, who describes herself as Clover Meadow's "chief wrangling officer," says that as far as she knows it's the only certified organic winery in the Midwest.

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This summer's mild temperatures and modest rainfall have been good for Indiana's wine grapes, which could lead to more flavorful, aromatic wines, said members of the Purdue Wine Grape Team.

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Some complaints were not found to be valid, but records show that between July 30 and Aug. 15, six wineries in the Ramona Viticultural Area received warnings or citations for code compliance issues. One of the winery owners said he never received a notice and another said many of the claims proved to be false.

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Devonian, which owns and operates Jost Vineyards and Gaspereau Vineyards, announced late Friday that the transaction is slated to close on Sept. 30.

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Of note are those from Marcel Deiss, the Alsace house known for field blends that often combine white and red grapes, in the belief that a great site's qualities matter most

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The bill would boost the state's minimum wage of $8 an hour to $10 by 2016. Gov. Jerry Brown said he would sign it

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Intensely aromatic as well as affordable, Nero d'Avola just might be the next Malbec

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With the popularity of fine Spanish wines on the rise, we check out the top bottles on Wine-Searcher.