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12/02/16

Twenty-one grape varieties in 10 states east of the Rockies included for review

12/02/16

Family Winemakers focuses primarily on State-level issues, while WineAmerica's focus is on federal policy in Washington, DC.

12/02/16

"We appreciate departing CEO Mike Jaeger's positive contribution to the company over the past five and one half years. The entire C. Mondavi & Family operation wishes Mike well in the future."

12/02/16

Sharp has extensive experience working within the domestic and international world of fine wine sales, said a news release. His background in wine started as a sommelier in Los Angeles in the early 2000s

12/02/16

Pernod Ricard (Paris:RI) and Bodega Las Copas, a 50/50 joint-venture held by Grupo Emperador Spain and by González Byass, announce today the signing of an agreement for the sale of the Domecq brandies and wines

12/02/16

as the company presses its assertion that state regulations previously allowed the out-of-state sale

12/02/16

our selection also prioritizes quality (based on score), value (based on price) and availability (based on the number of cases either made or imported into the United States). These criteria are applied to the wines that rated outstanding

12/02/16

West Coast winemakers who show extraordinary promise. Whether they're pursuing their passion project on the side of a day job or building an estate from scratch - and whether they've been at it for two years or ten - they fundamentally share a fearless desire to set new paradigms, a bootstrapping ambition and an attention to their craft. We believe their best work is still yet to come. - Esther Mobley

12/02/16

A crowd of more than 200 people representing both the wine and cannabis industries turned out Thursday at the Sonoma County Fairgrounds to listen to a discussion on possible business collaborations between the two, once marijuana is legalized for recreational use in California

12/02/16

Legalized marijuana is burning the craft beer business, according to Vivien Azer, Cowen and Company's managing director and senior research analyst specializing in the beverage, tobacco and cannabis sectors

12/02/16

Justin has donated over $500,000 to local organizations since 2013 through its community and employee directed grants programs

12/02/16

Zinfandel Advocates & Producers (ZAP) announces ZinEX 2017 will take place February 23-25, 2017, in three stunning San Francisco locations.

12/02/16

A new study raises the possibility that people who enjoy a glass of white wine every day may face a slightly elevated risk of melanoma.

12/02/16

From Pinot Grigio in the Scottish Borders to Tempranillo vineyards in central London, a new study projects that temperature rises linked to climate change will turn the UK into a major wine producer by 2100

12/02/16

Visit Napa Valley, the official tourism marketing organization for the Napa Valley, on Tuesday officially announced the programming for Flavor! Napa Valley, which returns March 22-26, 2017.

12/02/16

If you know anything about Ultramarine, you know that the cult sparkling-wine obsession is impossible to find

12/02/16

From minimalist, simplified home-brewing solutions attempting to shift millennial excitement from the micro to the nano scale, all the way up to Pernod Ricard's prototype of a web-connected spirits library in the shape of its ambitious - if yet to be commercially available - project Gutenberg, technology is rising as the alcoholic drinks' industry's geeky, auspicious, although still slightly awkward, drinking buddy

12/02/16

A new study raises the possibility that people who enjoy a glass of white wine every day may face a slightly elevated risk of melanoma

12/02/16

Vineyards are susceptible to many pests and diseases and keeping vines healthy is an important task - and this is where Sonja Needs and her faithful dog Keely help to preserve the vineyards of Australia

12/02/16

Wine Women Raise Money and Profile

12/02/16

... the sommelier poured us a wine that was neither red nor white, but an attractive hue of dark orange. On the table, we had a pile of various charcuterie, made just next to where we were sitting-we could see the hanging carcasses from our booth, which were now before us in the form of rabbit pâté, salumi, and other heavenly slabs and slices

12/02/16

Global warming has helped wine production in France-but that will change

12/02/16

Veganism is on the rise around the world. There are meat alternatives for everything from bacon to fish sticks, dozens of dairy-free milks, and even vegan eggs have been invented. But if you want a glass of wine with your plant-based meal, get ready to do your research.

12/02/16

The D-Vine - from the French wine startup 10-Vins - puts wine in a 100ml test tube-shaped container called a 'flacon' (little bottle) and brings it to the optimum temperature and aeration recommended by wine makers

12/02/16

In a massive new study published Wednesday in the influential journal Nature, no less than 50 authors from around the world document a so-called climate system "feedback" that, they say, could make global warming considerably worse over the coming decades

12/02/16

about half of farm laborers are undocumented ... to meet the stated goal of two to three million deportations, law-abiding undocumented immigrants will likely be caught up in the net. These people work in a range of industries, accounting for about 16 percent of those employeed in agriculture, 12 percent in construction, 9 percent in hospitality and 6 percent in manufacturing