Although the Unified Wine and Grape Symposium coming up in January in Sacramento is larger as a national event, the Wine + Grape Expo sponsored by the Napa Valley Grapegrowers on Nov. 14 at the Expo has become a vital event for local growers - and winemakers.
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A Windsor winery was granted approval Thursday to more than double its production capacity and hold more than a couple dozen public events annually, despite protests from nearby residents worried about the increased traffic and potential disruption it could bring.
Tinhorn Creek Vineyards is up for another award, though this time it isn't for one of their wines. The Oliver winery has been named as one of two private-sector finalists for an environmental award at the Real Estate Foundation of B.C.'s Land Awards Gala.
"The venue formerly known as the NHV tasting room will remain open as Aecetia Vineyard at Naches Heights. Just as it has during the past 18 months, the venue will be available for weddings and special events."
That said, there was evidence of some shareholder engagement at both meetings. At the Distell meeting "only" 67.6 percent of shareholders voted in support of the resolution placing 10 percent of the unissued shares under the control of the directors.
Festival organizers pointed out that 25 percent of the wineries entered will be pouring for the first time during festivities headquartered at the Vancouver Convention Centre. They are scheduled to pour 1,750 wines during 54 events from Feb. 24 to March 2.
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