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Wednesday, October 17th

08/07/18

The first phase of the vineyard is 625 acres. It is part of master development of a 11,500-acre ranch east of Goldendale in rural Klickittat County

08/07/18

Full day of seminars and trade show focused on wine packaging, design and marketing

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The Ranch Fire near Ukiah and the River Fire north of Hopland make up what many are calling the Mendocino Complex Fires and together have charred nearly 290,692 acres, that's 454 square miles

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Nickel & Nickel has hosted the Wine Celebration's main event since 2005. Funds raised at past events have enabled the V Foundation to provide more than 600 cancer research grants nationwide to date. Bay Area recipients include the Martin-O'Neil Cancer Center at St. Helena Hospital, Queen of the Valley Medical Center in Napa, Stanford University School of Medicine and UCSF Helen Diller Family Comprehensive Cancer Center.

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The ordinance has been on the horizon for years. It was proposed amid a groundswell of criticism from rural residents who say winery events have grown out of control, clogging rural roads and creating nuisances for neighbors as the number of wineries continues ticking upward, perhaps to points of overconcentration in some areas

08/07/18

Ardagh Group has released its Q2 financial results ending June 30, 2018, claiming the US glass market is 'being adversely impacted by a substantial rise in glass containers being imported from China and Mexico'.

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The transaction will be effected at a fixed exchange ratio of 5.1 Amcor shares for each Bemis share, resulting in Amcor and Bemis shareholders owning approximately 71% and 29% of the combined company, respectively. This is equivalent to a transaction price of US$57.75 per Bemis share based on Amcor's closing share price of A$15.28(4) on August 3, 2018, and represents a premium of 25% to Bemis' closing price of US$46.31 per share as of August 2, 2018(5).

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new products, services and answers to common harvest questions ...

08/07/18

Steve Greenbaum and Lawrence 'Doc' Cohen Bring Their Business Acumen to this Napa Rising Star Cabernet House

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Shaps is based just outside Charlottesville, where he produces his own label, oversees Michael Shaps Wineworks and consults with other Virginia wineries, including The Barns at Hamilton Station in Loudoun County. Shaps crafted The Barns at Hamilton Station's 2014 Cabernet Sauvignon, which claimed the prestigious Governor's Cup in 2017

08/07/18

Rich and Leslie Frank, owners of Frank Family Vineyards, along with winemaker and general manager Todd Graff, are pleased to announce Corey Whitaker as the new assistant winemaker. Waverly Accurso will be taking over Corey's previous role of enologist as a new member of the Frank Family Vineyards team.

08/07/18

With Francesco Mazzei as president of the Consorzio Tutela Vini della Maremma Toscana,a new era has begun, determined to broaden the horizons of the young DOC, leveraging the diversity that makes this wine-growing region unique and innovative, ushering in a 'new Tuscany' of wine.

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Kane has worked in the wine and spirits industry for more than 20 years, with extensive knowledge of on- and off-premise, including small-batch spirits. In his most recent role as the Vice President, National Sales Manager for 3 Badge Beverage Corporation he directed the company's Spirits sales division as well as overseeing product innovation and new brand launches.

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Eyer earned his undergraduate degree at Allegheny College, majoring in both Chemistry and Spanish, before earning a graduate degree in Organic Chemistry at the University of Pittsburgh.

08/07/18

Arguably the world's most decorated chef, Robuchon pushed Nouvelle Cuisine to new heights, from Paris to Tokyo to Las Vegas

08/07/18

Scheid Family Wines ("SFW") announced today an agreement with Martin Scott to manage distribution of its wines in New York and New Jersey, effective immediately. Martin Scott will represent the Scheid Vineyards, District 7, VDR, Stokes' Ghost and Ryder Estate brands in New York and the Ranch 32 and Metz Road brands in New Jersey.

08/07/18

Noteworthy findings revealed that Syrah overtook Merlot as the second most prevalent wine grape variety grown in the Walla Walla Valley and the top five varietals grown are Cabernet Sauvignon (36.4 percent), Syrah (18.3 percent), Merlot (16.1 percent), Cabernet Franc (6.6 percent) and Malbec (4.3 percent).

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Sonoma residents will vote in November on whether to increase a tax paid by hotel guests from 10 percent to 12 percent, the City Council decided last week in a unanimous vote.

08/07/18

CNN noticed that 'Americans are starting to accept climate change is happening, despite Trump's pledge to pull the US from the Paris Agreement?"

08/07/18

The new winery and tasting room are set around estate vineyards in Paso Robles' famed Adelaida District

08/07/18

Still burning actively during the night, the Ranch fire in Lake County grew another 6,000 or so acres and as of Tuesday morning the size of the Mendocino Complex fires was 290,692 acres, according to Cal Fire

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A wildfire south of Los Angeles is growing rapidly as it plows through the Cleveland National Forest

08/07/18

More than 70mm of rain has fallen in the Swan Valley since Wednesday, while the Perth metropolitan area has recorded 80.2 mm - well over half of the 122.1 mm monthly average for August

08/07/18

The essential producers, wines and methods behind the world's most notable pétillant naturel.

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In its recent Q3 2018 report, Rabobank issued a forecast that dealt with consolidation in the production, wholesale and retail wine segments

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Mildew is the scourge of the season for some and parts of Bordeaux have been hit by hail, but France's 2018 vintage is still shaping up to be nearly 30% bigger than the historically small 2017 crop and harvesting could begin early in many areas, says a government report

08/07/18

A cork producer has a solution for one of wine's perennial bugbears

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To help keep your store relevant in an increasingly competitive retail industry, consider the below 6 tips on how to excel in commerce from leading business experts.

08/07/18

They can be found at Newport Folk, Newport Jazz and Outside Lands

08/07/18

Wine lovers will learn more about the scientific breakthroughs that have made wine what it is today at an event filled with wine tastings and stories in Adelaide on 14 and 15 August.

08/07/18

Picardan, an obscure white wine grape originating in the Rhône wine region in southeastern France, is experiencing an American renaissance of sorts after almost going extinct. Even though it is one of the 13 certified grapes permitted for the Châteauneuf-du-Pape appellation, there was just a little more than an acre of picardan planted around the world until recently. Now it is thriving in California, Washington and Texas