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03/24/17

New owner will honor contracts with clients, many of whom are top Napa Valley producers

03/24/17

Napa County is once again trying to define agriculture, which means balancing the sizzle of selling wine to tourists with the down-and-dirty basics of growing grapes.

03/24/17

"It's been wonderful," says Jason Haas of Tablas Creek Vineyard in Paso Robles' western-most appellation, Adelaida. "The ground is saturated, well levels are better than they've been in half a decade

03/24/17

Betz previously had a 28-year career with Ste. Michelle Wine Estates, retiring as Vice President of Winemaking Research in 2003. During his tenure, he served as Managing Director of Col Solare from the inception of the partnership in 1995, working closely with the Antinori family and their CEO and Chief Enologist, Renzo Cotarella.

03/24/17

V2 Wine Group of Sonoma, California is pleased to announce several additions to their sales and marketing team as well as a promotion within the company to support their growing portfolio

03/24/17

Mt. Beautiful USA, the import, sales and marketing company owned by Mt. Beautiful New Zealand, welcomes its new Western US Sales Manager, Tiffany Tonnerre. Effective March 27, 2017, Tonnerre will manage and increase Mt. Beautiful's expansive growth throughout the Western United States.

03/24/17

A proposal to build a 90,000-square-foot casino at the north edge of Ukiah apparently is back on track as the Pinoleville Pomo Nation last month completed the purchase of a former car dealership on North State Street

03/24/17

The Napa Valley Vintners (NVV) nonprofit trade association is offering underwriting opportunities to wine industry suppliers for Auction Napa Valley. Packaging and equipment companies, coopers, bottle manufacturers, cork suppliers, label designers, banks, insurance brokers and other wine industry-affiliated businesses can join the Auction Napa Valley Circle of Partners, which benefits community health and children's education nonprofits in Napa County

03/24/17

According to Roger Nabedian, Senior Vice President and General Manager of Gallo's Premium Wine Division, "Dr. Jan Krupp is a meticulous grape grower and an innovator in the wine community. We are thrilled to continue working with Jan to produce the finest luxury fruit for Napa Valley's most esteemed winemakers." He added, "This purchase affirms Gallo's commitment to compete in the luxury wine segment and provides us the opportunity to continue making and selling luxury wine offerings such as Louis M. Martini, William Hill Estate and Orin Swift."

03/24/17

Bianchi Releases Five Flavorful Additions from Premium Wine Collection

03/24/17

Dry Creek Vineyard announced the release of its 45th consecutive vintages of Dry Chenin Blanc and Sauvignon Blanc to celebrate the winery's anniversary of 45 years of family winemaking in Sonoma County, California.

03/24/17

Officials from the U.S. Bureau of Reclamation say there's sufficient snow in the Sierra Nevada and water in the San Luis Reservoir to eventually raise the water allocation to 80 percent or more.

03/24/17

Safety experts warn California would face a "very significant risk" if a damaged spillway...

03/24/17

As President Donald Trump eyes cutting farm programs, agriculture secretary nominee Sonny Perdue says...

03/24/17

The Pennsylvania Liquor Control Board (PLCB) today welcomed local officials and the public to the grand opening of a new Fine Wine & Good Spirits store at The Shops at St. Mark's Square, 200 W. First St., Birdsboro, Berks County.

03/24/17

The changes pertain to cellared wines, which are wines bottled in Canada, but don't use 100 per cent Canadian grown grapes. Labels will say 'international blend from imported and domestic wines,' instead of the current wording, 'cellared in Canada.'

03/24/17

Column: Mark Wisnovsky, whose family owns Valley View Vineyard, reflects on the power of wine and the value of trade

03/24/17

Oregon knows wine grapes. The vineyards growing pinot noir and multiple other varieties have won justifiable acclaim, as the success of the state's wine industry attests.

03/24/17

"With all of our wines, we want richness and balance, from start to finish. We believe in varietal expression; we want you to taste the grape." -- Michael Trujillo, President & Director of Winemaking, Sequoia Grove Winery

03/24/17

here was a massive range of quality in these wines. I rated wines as low as 75 points and as high as 92, and the distribution of scores is spread across that range

03/24/17

Pink spoke to Olly Smith for the first in a podcast series of interviews with well-known celebrities who enjoy wine, called A Glass With

03/24/17

"It's meant to be enjoyed young and with relish"

03/24/17

Gary R. Herbert, the Republican governor of Utah, signed into law on Thursday the most stringent drunken driving standards of any state in the country. Under the new legislation, drivers will be considered impaired at a blood alcohol content, or BAC, of 0.05 percent. In all other states, the legal threshold for impairment is higher, at o.08.