A new playground for wine and food enthusiasts is set to open this year in Carneros. Breaking ground later this spring, Ceja Vineyards is introducing a new winery and gardens behind the existing bocce courts on their property.
Lisa Szot, owner of Barrique Barrel, has petitioned North Portland Representative (and Speaker of the House) Tina Kotek to expand proposed initiatives 46 & 47 to include small bottle shops so she can sell small batch liquors at her St. Johns shop.
Bars and pubs across Scotland are being encouraged to increase the availability of 125ml wine measures, as part of a new campaign. The 125ml campaign was launched yesterday by the Scottish Government Alcohol Industry Partnership (SGAIP).
Ever since E. & J. Gallo Winery purchased Washington's Columbia Winery in June of 2012, observers have been wondering how the oeno world's reigning superpower would shake up a historic (but admittedly tired) institution founded in 1962. Now, the first releases from incoming winemaker Sean Hails are hitting the Pacific Northwest market, and they're sporting a sleek new look, as evidenced by these labels.
As California braces for record drought, ranchers are among the most immediately impacted, and most say they are not ready for the severe water shortages and lack of forage that drought would bring, according to a new study by researchers at the University of California, Davis.