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03/12/19

Hundreds of wine industry representatives attended a climate change leadership conference in the city of Porto - a follow-up to the Porto Protocol launched with former US President Barack Obama last year

03/12/19

The Climate Change Leadership 2019 conference brought to Portugal, from 5 to 7 March, world wine producers, climatologists and researchers, whose work is pioneer in the field of sustainable economy. More than 30 countries were present at this event under the OIV patronage to debate and present solutions to mitigate climate change

03/12/19

Although the market for California wine and grapes has slowed and supply exceeds demand, new market opportunities may exist with the right wine varietals, product innovation, alternative packaging options, and the willingness of producers to adjust marketing to appeal to new consumers.

03/12/19

"With all the history we have made together, this is a difficult announcement to make," says Banfi Vintners CEO Cristina Mariani-May. "However, after thoughtful consideration for our long-term goals, both sides concluded that it is time to move on"

03/12/19

To qualify as Hot Brands, wine brands must be either an established brand with double-digit growth each year from 2016-2018, or an established brand with at least 15% growth in 2018. The minimum volume threshold for domestic wines is 250,000 cases, while imports have a minimum requirement of 200,000 cases.

03/12/19

A determination to combine learning and advocacy for women's health will be advanced even further with the award of $25,000 to Tia Nayar, whose compelling story has made her the first EMBRAZEN Take Up The Torch winner.

03/12/19

Prior to accepting this assignment, Stewart served as Area Sales Director, Asia Pacific for Delicato Family Vineyards

03/12/19

For New York locals and Mets fans eagerly awaiting the start of baseball season, there's a new addition to the roster at Citi Field. International wine portfolio Tussock Jumper is proud to announce that they are now an 'Official Partner of the New York Mets' through 2020.

03/12/19

The CIA at Copia, the premier destination for food lovers, founded and operated by non-profit college The Culinary Institute of America, is thrilled to announce a new interactive 3D dinner show, 'Le Petit Chef™,' in collaboration with the world-renowned artists of Skullmapping™ and presented by TableMation™.

03/12/19

Provence Rosé Group (PRG), the first and only US wine importer specializing solely in rosé from Provence, announces that it's flagship estate in Provence, France, Chateau de Berne, is releasing its Romance rose to the US market.

03/12/19

Tayson Pierce Wines, one of Napa Valley's most exclusive and acclaimed winemakers, is presenting a special tasting event at Wally's Santa Monica - Los Angeles's premier destination for wine lovers - on Sunday, March 31 from 2-4pm.

03/12/19

The 2019 Sonoma International Film Festival (SIFF) is celebrating 22 years of film, food, wine, and spirits Wednesday, March 27 to Sunday, March 31, 2019.

03/12/19

El Dorado AVA, located in the Sierra Foothills about an hour from both Sacramento and Lake Tahoe, is recognized for wines produced at high-elevation vineyards in a cool climate.

03/12/19

Bills are needlessly setting up a showdown between distillers and distributors.

03/12/19

Experiences once reserved for wine club members are opening up to the larger public.

03/12/19

Is feverish marketing to Millennials misplaced and are other generations overlooked?

03/12/19

Gavin Quinney of Ch Bauduc puts the vintage soon to be shown en primeur into perspective, and provides the customary canine illustration.

03/12/19

Gavin Quinney of Ch Bauduc puts the vintage soon to be shown en primeur into perspective, and provides the customary canine illustration.

03/12/19

The Gracianna tasting room in Healdsburg was practically submerged the last week of February, with floodwaters just shy of reaching its 12-foot ceiling.

03/12/19

Cartier's jewelry, watches, leather goods, and accessories are coveted around the globe. Much lesser known is its wine collection from some of France's greatest vineyards, only available for its Paris boardroom and guests

03/12/19

On the California-Mexico border, in the town of Tecate, a revolution is taking place without a single gunshot. Employing traditional and time-tested methods and with a light touch in the winemaking, Bichi is one of the hottest wines to come out of Mexico since the Spanish brought grapevines in the 1500s

03/12/19

May's Brexit deal is heading for a humiliating defeat in the Commons tonight as her own MPs vowed to vote it down.

03/12/19

With the aim of positioning Chile internationally as a Wine Touristic Destination thanks to its wines and terroirs, AndesWines.com launched the "Ancient Cabernet Sauvignon and Carmenere Tour" that will unite four regions where wines from these two emblematic varietals are currently produced to find old vines and amazing wines.

03/12/19

Consumer preference or aversion to wines made from native grapes -- such as Concord, Niagara and Catawba, which are grown in North America -- may depend on early exposure to the fruits' sweet, ultra 'grapey' taste and aroma, according to researchers who conducted sensory tests with wine drinkers in Pennsylvania and California.

03/12/19

After five seasons - and an original field of 1200 downy and powdery mildew resistant vines - a CSIRO team has narrowed the field to 20 red and 20 white berried 'superior' vines that are capable of fostering a range of wine styles and flavour and aroma profiles.