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Thursday, September 18th

07/28/14

"She will be dearly missed by all of us. She was one of a kind"

07/28/14

Beer, wine and liquor distributor Major Brands, as it rebuilds its business following the departure of some of its largest suppliers, is acquiring Missouri Beverage Co

07/28/14

Local grape growers and farmers are taking their fight over controversial rules governing frost protection to the state's highest court, escalating a legal battle over regulations meant to protect endangered fish in the Russian River and its tributaries.

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New regional rules could impact 141,400 acres of vineyard properties

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An estimated $10 million in competitive grant funding, authorized by emergency drought legislation (Senate Bill 103), will be awarded to provide financial assistance to agricultural operations for implementation of water conservation ...

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The deal could shed more light on how Kurniawan - also known as Dr Conti - managed to sell millions of dollars of fake fine wine concocted in his home kitchen

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Romanée-Conti - a legendary French vineyard - produces one of the most elegant and extravagantly-priced wines in the world. In January 2010, proprietor Aubert de Villaine received a threat to his livelihood, if not his life: Pay more than 1 million euros in ransom, or his Burgundy vines would be poisoned

07/28/14

Even after weeks of meticulously planning the crime, the two men who stole more than $650,000 worth of wine from Esquin wine storage in Seattle, last Thanksgiving are headed to prison

07/28/14

A company backed by Chinese investors has agreed to buy Yaldara Winery in Barossa Valley from McGuigan wines producer Australian Vintage for A$15m

07/28/14

There is no going back after a clay-laced underground collapses, says a new report warning California of irreparable harm from excessive pumping

07/28/14

It's often said in farm country that whiskey is for drinking and water is for fighting. But when the common foe is nature itself, the fight creates uncommon allies

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few state agencies know whether their conservation efforts are meeting the mark. They are not required to compare water consumption this year to last, and few have

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The best of the Sonoma Coast's 2012 vintage are mellow, restrained wines

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Despite the Sand fire blazing through parts of Amador and El Dorado counties, most of the foothills wineries in the region remained open for business and unharmed by the flames

07/28/14

The northeastern region of Italy is famous for its crisp whites, but its frequently overlooked reds are light, delicious and-important in a summer wine-inexpensive

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It's not only Ukraine that has been moving towards a closer relationship with the European Union. Moldova too has reached out to Brussels but Russia has responded by targeting its vineyards, which have an intriguing past

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Style of winemaking draws on Italian tradition with a Canadian twist

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Although it accounts for less than 1 percent of the world's production, New Zealand wine has struck a major chord in the U.K., with sales soaring in the premium category

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High street chain Oddbins is planning to kick off its franchised model by converting around 26 independent wine merchants to the company fascia ...

07/28/14

With global spirits producers confronting an increasingly challenging landscape in China, Diageo is reportedly set to write down its stake in upscale Chinese white spirits (baijiu) maker ShuiJingFang

07/28/14

The wine world needs to let go of its obsession with China, and stop believing that the market can solve all its problems, according to Margareth Henriquez., chief executive of Krug, the top branded Champagne house.

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