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Tuesday, September 19th

03/08/17

Delicato continues its growth strategy with equity investment in global portfolio of brands

03/08/17

Callie Collection, a specially curated collection of wines from California's Central Coast, will hold the distinction of being the first new wine brand to launch nationally in the U.S. with the innovative Helix closure. Helix was developed by Amorim and O-I, the world leaders in cork and glass packaging. Following a soft launch in fall 2016, Callie Collection will launch nationally in March 2017 and will be available at retailers across the country for a suggested retail price of $13.99.

03/08/17

Sensory studies of wines made from fruit with BMSB indicate that to be below the consumer threshold for perceiving aroma taint, there should be less than three bugs per cluster in the vineyard

03/08/17

Together with the All-Party Parliamentary Canadian Wine Caucus, the Canadian Vintners Association (CVA) and its partners are happy to announce the results of a research study conducted on the Canadian wine and grape industry, which reveals that the economic impact of the Canadian Wine industry is up 33% from $6.8 billion to $9 billion over the period 2011-2015

03/08/17

Don't miss your chance to save time at the door of the Central Coast's largest conference and tradeshow.

03/08/17

Our article identifies 47 trailblazing women who entered the winemaking field between 1965, the year of the first female graduate of a premiere enology program in California, and 1984, some twenty years later ...

03/08/17

there are more female-owned wine businesses than there were twenty years ago. Here are some

03/08/17

Charitable Contribution to Astia Will Honor Winery's Founder and Napa's First Female Winemaker Josephine Tychson

03/08/17

LangeTwins' President Marissa Lange Shares Her Story on International Women's Day

03/08/17

Slowly, surely, more and more women are running their own vineyards-and changing the way our wine is made

03/08/17

SEWC is featuring flights from female winemakers from the Pacific Northwest

03/08/17

Anne Moller-Racke has farmed Carneros vineyards for three decades, and her eyes still light up when she talks about the intricacies of grape growing. Her current passion is delving deeply into the matter of which grapevine clones work best where. It's a meticulous process, but the end result is healthy vines and elegant wines

03/08/17

Angelo Papagni, a pioneering wine grape grower in Madera, is among a handful of individuals credited with laying the groundwork for the central San Joaquin Valley's burgeoning wine industry. Mr. Papagni died Feb. 27. He was 95.

03/08/17

Spelman has more than 30 years of wine and beverage industry experience. Most recently, he was the global sales manager at Mt. Beautiful Winery in New Zealand where he successfully introduced and expanded the brand's global distribution.

03/08/17

About three years ago, Andrew Cates and his dad, Chris, wandered through a Napa Valley vineyard and noticed that pickers had harvested all but about 5 percent of the winegrapes

03/08/17

Replica Wine promises a 95 percent chemical match for macro components and a 90 percent match for micro components and relies heavily on chemistry to replicate popular brands, offering customers a savings of 15 percent or more. It uses a database that contains 560 "analytes" or chemical compounds that can be identified and measured and they include aromas, flavors and mouth-feel

03/08/17

One of the world's biggest wine initial public offerings in years has withered on the vine

03/08/17

The Oregon Wine Board seeks a marketing handout from a state that's broke.

03/08/17

The wine industry association teams with the data and analytics powerhouse to look at the current state of wine in 2017, where we've been and what's next.

03/08/17

Foundations Marketing Group (FMG), a leader in marketing innovations for the wine and spirits sector, along with Victoria Distillers, announce a strategic partnership for U.S. market entry.

03/08/17

Raise a glass and toast to Oregon Gamay Noir with up to 25 wines, special tasting events, an Oregon Gamay wine bar takeover at Ned Ludd, and a collaboration Oregon and French Gamay dinner with acclaimed chefs Jason French and Cathy Whims

03/08/17

UC Davis wine historian James Lapsley will use vintage wine labels to share the colorful history of California wine at a public event at the California Historical Society in San Francisco on March 15.

03/08/17

The general pattern in temperatures across the US continued from January into February. The PNW remained the coldest area with temperatures 1-5°F below normal in eastern Washington and Oregon (Figure 1). Western Oregon south into California was relatively cool as well, while the Northern Rockies warmed some over the bitter cold experienced in January. The remainder of the west saw a warmer than normal February with portions of the Rockies seeing 3-7°F above normal temperatures.

03/08/17

Guarachi Wine Partners is pleased to introduce Fleur, their newest French Rosé. The global fine wine company has partnered with Jeff Welburn, a veteran boutique agent of premium French wines, to bring this product to the U.S. market.

03/08/17

Following the success of previous years, luxury wine retailer, Millesima USA, will continue to bring new world technology to old world wine this year with their innovative notification system for Futures. In anticipation of the 2016 En Primeur releases, Millesima's alert system will notify customers of upcoming vineyard releases from their increasingly vast portfolio.

03/08/17

Guarachi Wine Partners is pleased to announce the launch of tenshen rosé. This new varietal is a line extension of the highly successful tenshen red and white wines

03/08/17

While Oregon farmers would dodge a two-week shift notice requirement under proposed predictable scheduling changes....

03/08/17

The statewide snowpack for Oregon is 138 percent of normal after a harsh winter that featured plenty....

03/08/17

The Idaho Farm Bureau opposes the measure, arguing that such a designation could negatively impact the state's agricultural community.

03/08/17

Groups that serve California's produce and strawberry industries say they're unaware of any actual increase in ICE raids, but they're advising members what to do and what their rights are amid a "nervous" political...

03/08/17

Proposed California storage projects such as Sites Reservoir, Temperance Flat Reservoir and....

03/08/17

A bill is on the way to the governor to allow small craft breweries to sell beer and light wine they produce at the sites. The House concurred with changes made by the Senate in House Bill 1322, meaning the bill goes to the governor for his signature if he agrees to it.

03/08/17

The Shenandoah Valley Wine Trail is getting a bit of cash thrown its way. Governor Terry McAuliffe recently announced it will get $7,500 from the Virginia Tourism Corporation Marketing Leverage Program grant fund.

03/08/17

Ontario announced a new program to provide eligible distillers up to $4.42 per litre in financial relief, up to $220,000 per producer.

03/08/17

Angelo Papagni, a pioneering wine grape grower in Madera, is among a handful of individuals credited with laying the groundwork for the central San Joaquin Valley's burgeoning wine industry. Mr. Papagni died Feb. 27. He was 95

03/08/17

The CVP was able to allocate 100 percent supplies to water users in its Friant Division on the east side of the San Joaquin Valley, and had earlier allocated 100 percent supplies to Sacramento River settlement contractors and San Joaquin River exchange contractors

03/08/17

It's called "A Good Thing Keeps Growing 30th Annual Fundraiser" online auction. Bidding starts at 8 a.m., Thursday, March 9 and continues until 10 p.m., Sunday, March 12

03/08/17

Which words would you like to see more often? Or less?

03/08/17

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