Covering Chenin Blanc and Petite Sirah from the vineyard, to the market, to the consumer is the broad range of the first annual Chenin Blanc Petite Sirah Conference at the Old Sugar Mill in Clarksburg, November 14-15.
Formerly of prominent defense contractor Palantir Technologies, Fishman is using the same data integration technologies the government uses to track and capture bad guys, except he's using them to help people find their new favorite wines.
Following a recent St. Helena Star and Napa Valley Vintners Tasting Panel review of 21 Pinot Noirs from the 2009 to 2012 vintages, numerous panelists noted a desire to see more Pinot Noirs with less: less extraction, less alcohol, less oak-influenced flavours.
The Indiana Wine Trail consists of six wineries-Thomas Family Winery, Lanthier Winery, Madison Vineyards, Ertel Cellars, Stream Cliff Farm Winery and The Ridge Winery- who have joined together to create a fun wine trail along and around the beautiful Ohio River Scenic Byway.
The unique labeling serves as a visual representation of the wine's tasting notes, offering a guide to the flavors and aromas found in the bottle. Together, these color bars make up what the company calls a "Flavor Palette" that is unique to each variety of wine.
This past weekend saw the closing of Retreat Hill Winery near White Hall, Texas. Billy Cox served his last customer, Helen Nix, at 5:19 p.m. Sunday. Another Texas winemaker, Eric Love with Texas Star Winery near Richards is winding down his winery operations.
The Seattle-based e-commerce website on Thursday announced that its wine store is open to Michigan customers. It also now includes offerings from Michigan wineries, a move that can help them expand their sales into more states.
The first-ever Peter Lehmann Wines Mentor Award is aimed at bringing together industry professionals and wine enthusiasts with an opportunity for up-and-coming Canadian oenophiles to grow and share their knowledge.
The Ontario government is warning the federal government it will be seeking compensation on some sectors that will be adversely impacted by the new Canada-European trade agreement being unveiled Friday.