He joins the winery from the Russian River Valley producer, Thomas George Estates, where he has been Winemaker since 2014. While at Thomas George, he designed single-vineyard Burgundy and Rhone style wines.
Cork Supply USA is pleased to announce that Wes Ward, founder and president of Santé Beverage Supply, LLC, will be representing the company as an independent sales contractor in states east of the Mississippi
Working outside for up to 10 hours a day, vineyard workers have been directly exposed to the week's high temperatures, which in Napa were expected to hit 98 degrees on Wednesday, before peaking at 101 degrees on Thursday. Upvalley locations will be hotter.
Wine.com, the nation's number one online retailer, received 1st place in the 6th edition of the e-Performance Barometer international rankings of wine websites conducted by the prestigious KEDGE Business School. The 2017 results were announced at VINEXPO, the bi-annual international exhibition attended by more than 45,000 wine and spirits professionals.
Climate - both political and planetary - was a major underlying theme of Vinexpo Bordeaux 2017, which draws to a close today at Bordeaux's Parc des Expositions. The show lived up to its industry-leading reputation with a deep dive into global issues impacting the wine trade, from Brexit to climate change to the sustainability movement.
After a successful label printing for Wine by Design (WBD) on the Colts 10th Anniversary commemorative bottle, WBD, also the exclusive wine licensee for Major League Baseball, selected Labeltronix to print labels for the newest additions to the 2017 MLB Club Series Wine Collection. Labeltronix printed labels for the Yankees™, Brewers™, Pirates™, White Sox™, Red Sox™ and Indians™ to kick-off the 2017 baseball season.
When it comes to water scarcity, California offers researchers a perfect laboratory. The historic drought it endured over the past few years began impacting groundwater levels, leaving farms few options but to drill deeper and deeper for lower-quality water.
"I can't tell you just how happy all of us growers in this area have been to see that kind of rainfall. It was a well-needed godsend, especially after the El Nino weather predicted for last year didn't materialize."
"When some vineyard and winery owners become successful, they often think about expanding what they are doing by 30 percent or more," he said. "This can devalue their brand image. We're not going to take such a risk with our brand. For us it's about maintaining a very high standard of excellence and consistent quality rather than just looking to produce greater volumes"
As different dishes arrive, highly advanced video projection technology turns its blank walls into a canvas; bespoke scents emanate at requisite points; and a cleverly chosen soundtrack sets the appropriate mood
Dozens of scientists on the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency's (EPA) Board of Scientific Counselors and board subcommittees have been informed that they will not be renewed for their roles advising the agency, the Washington Post reported
Whether are on the job or just hanging out, winery dogs are a cherished part of many North Coast wine-making families. Man's best friend can chase deer out of a vineyard or simply provide comfort at the end of a 14-hour work day