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Tuesday, October 22nd

10/03/19

The U.S. Trade Representative's Office released a list of hundreds of European products that will get new tariffs, including cookies, salami, butter and yogurt - but in many cases applied to only some EU countries, including German camera parts and blankets produced in the United Kingdom.

10/03/19

"Wine Institute has always supported the fair, open and reciprocal trade of wine around the world. Consumers worldwide have embraced California wines because of our premium quality, diverse offerings and leadership in sustainability," said Bobby Koch, Wine Institute President and CEO. "However, we are concerned that this action will lead to increased tariffs on U.S. wines and set back our efforts to continue growing U.S. wine exports."

10/03/19

Jim Clerkin said he worries about the US intentions to impose tariffs on alcohol imports, including wine imported from France.( On Wednesday, the U.S. Trade Representatives said it would impose a 25 percent tariff on bottled wine from France, Spain, Germany and the United Kingdom, according to Wine Institute.) Moët Hennessy North America is a division of LVMH, a Paris-based company with revenues that exceeded $5 billion in 2018 and a leader in the luxury industry. LVMH includes 75 luxury companies, including wine, sparkling wine and champagne houses. The brands under its portfolio include Moët & Chandon, Hennessy, Veuve Clicquot and Newton and Domaine Chandon in the Napa Valley

10/03/19

The chief executive of Jackson Family Wines of Santa Rosa said Wednesday the premium wine company doesn't plan to make a big acquisition in response to one of the biggest wine deals in U.S. history, E. & J. Gallo Winery's $1.7 billion proposed purchase of more than 30 low-price wine and spirits brands from Constellation Brands Inc

10/03/19

Growers are looking ahead to 2020 and questioning if it will prove any smoother for them than what has been a rough 2019

10/03/19

In recognition of its 75th anniversary, the Napa Valley Vintners (NVV) announces the NVV Oral History Project in partnership with the Bancroft Library at UC Berkeley. Through stories told by iconic vintner leaders, the project captures the 75-year journey of the wine trade organization, from its inception in 1944 through major milestones in becoming the renowned wine region and vital community it is today.

10/03/19

Associating a relatively warm region better known for its Cabernet-Sauvignon with Sauvignon blanc may seem counterintuitive. But as Deborah Parker Wong shows, not only has Sauvignon found suitable sites in the Napa Valley, it can even excel itself in the right terroirs.

10/03/19

Statement on measuring the progress made through implementing the FDA FSMA

10/03/19

In recognition of its 75th anniversary, the Napa Valley Vintners (NVV) announces the NVV Oral History Project in partnership with the Bancroft Library at UC Berkeley.

10/03/19

The Vancouver International Wine Festival is pleased to announce the winery line-up for the 42nd annual festival, which takes place February 22-March 1, 2020.

10/03/19

Together with Tim Gleason, the former NHL players have spent a decade crafting Napa Valley Cabernet. Now they're all in.

10/03/19

Topics Include Leveraging 3-Tier System, Generational Marketing, Digital Strategies, and More

10/03/19

La Grande Maison Younan Collection has acquired the historic Château La Garelle vineyard in the famous Saint-Émilion region of Bordeaux France.

10/03/19

Local winery will once again donate thousands of dollars to Making Strides Against Breast Cancer of the Adirondacks through sales of its pink wine, pink wine accessories, event tickets and more this October

10/03/19

This makes Carnuntum the fourteenth Austrian winegrowing region with specific protections in place for regionally typical wines.

10/03/19

Custom market research firm draws on deep knowledge working with the world's top brands to make solid recommendations for packaging choices

10/03/19

California's WineSociety premium canned wine stands up to bottles at the 2019 International Wine & Spirits Competition, Sommelier Challenge, with its TEMPT red blend scoring a 94 Point Rating and Platinum Medal.

10/03/19

Premium Wine Experience Brings Wine Aficionados and Producers Under One Roof October 26, 2019 at San Francisco's Hibernia Bank Building

10/03/19

In less than five months, Vinexpo Paris will open its doors.

10/03/19

Winery Franchise Concept Connects with Real Estate Innovators Using Artificial Intelligence, Enhancing Potential for Owner Success

10/03/19

The new dual-layered labels, which were created by award-winning Italian design agency Robilant Associati, are designed to be peeled back, unveiling an inside layer of colorful artwork that is unique to each wine.

10/03/19

The winery, designed by Nicolas Seillan, Vice President of Jackson Family Wines, and Taylor Lombardo Architects of San Francisco, will be built over the next several years in a three-phased plan to ensure the continuity of winemaking.

10/03/19

Lynn Penner-Ash of Penner-Ash Cellars To Be Recognized at November Auction

10/03/19

State officials had been worried that the proposed move, by the U.S. Bureau of Reclamation, also would have meant less water for Southern California cities that rely on supplies pouring out of the Sacramento-San Joaquin Delta.

10/03/19

The Canadian Centre for Economic Analysis study, commissioned by the Association of Canadian Distillers, says restricting variety stores, supermarkets, and big box outlets from selling whisky, rum, gin, or vodka will be harmful to the sector's health.

10/03/19

Montreal has long been known for its heady French vibe. But with a pulsing modern art scene, new-meets-old cityscape and multitude of young professionals, the Canadian locale takes on a hip yet polished setting that's all its own.