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Monday, December 18th

04/11/17

Research-funding organization has new president, seeks to make new plans.

04/11/17

As the busy spring and summer season gets underway in the Walla Walla Valley, some changes are coming to the Walla Walla wine scene with the merger of Balboa Winery and Beresan Winery.

04/11/17

Sales in Portland, Houston and Atlanta all brought in big wine dollars for worthy causes.

04/11/17

Cheap money, new owners and the pursuit of perfect wine are propelling a new golden era of investment in Bordeaux's centuries-old vineyards and wine estates.

04/11/17

Calling all Central Coast winemakers: Entries are now being accepted for the Central Coast Wine Competition (CCWC), which takes place June 21-22 in Paso Robles. Professional winemakers may register under early bird pricing by Friday May 26; the final date to enter at full price is Friday, June 9.

04/11/17

Âme du Vin (Ahm-du-VAHN), meaning "Soul of the Wine," references the celebrated poem of the same name by 19th century French poet Charles de Baudelaire. A 70/30 Garnache/Cinsault blend, it is grown and produced at the sustainably farmed Caves du Commandeur estate near the historic Provençale village of Montfort-sur-Argens.

04/11/17

Lecturer and coach Cheryl Stanley '00 and her Cuvee team took first place on Saturday at an international wine tasting competition, the ninth-annual Science Po International Tasting, held at the Champagne region of France.

04/11/17

Banks' case is not directly related to any of the wineries that he has invested in via Terroir Capital, a fund that he founded, but a guilty plea could have repercussions for his role in wine.

04/11/17

The Securities and Exchange Commission today announced enforcement actions against 27 individuals and entities behind various alleged stock promotion schemes that left investors with the impression they were reading independent, unbiased analyses on investing websites while writers were being secretly compensated for touting company stocks.

04/11/17

While wine output dropped worldwide last year, France's output volume saw the largest decline, according to the International Organisation of Vine and Wine (OIV).

04/11/17

Behrens Family Winery in the remote hills west of St. Helena is making a fresh start by cleaning up some long-standing county rules violations and winning county approvals for expansions.

04/11/17

Tourism in the state and in Sonoma County continues to remain strong, although industry experts are refining marketing strategies in response to possible repercussions to the country's travel ban.

04/11/17

Dan James quit his job as an events manager to travel the world filming winemakers. On Saturday, May 6, he will premiere the results.

04/11/17

Tony Stewart, 50, is chief executive officer of Quails' Gate winery in Kelowna, B.C. Under Stewart Family Estates, the company acquired and operates wineries in Sonoma, Calif.

04/11/17

This year marks Harry McWatters's 50th vintage in the Canadian wine industry, and at 71, he's opening another winery.

04/11/17

The Wine & Spirit Education Trust (WSET) is to focus on putting its 'qualifications in context' at this year's London Wine Fair (LWF) for the first time.

04/11/17

BASF recently announced that it has reached a global licensing agreement with the Broad Institute of MIT and Harvard for the use of CRISPR-Cas9 genome-editing technology to improve products in agricultural and industrial microbiology applications.

04/11/17

Move over, Johnnie Walker. There's a tussle at the top of the global booze business.

04/11/17

Immigration officials announced last week they detained at least 367 individuals in a series of raid operations-nearly one a day-across the country.

04/11/17

Maryhill Winery, one of the state's most remarkable wineries since it started in 1999, is opening its first satellite tasting room, in Spokane, where owners Craig and Vicki Leutholds still maintain a home.

04/11/17

In her new book, Cork Dork, writer and master sommelier Bianca Bosker says you can teach yourself to taste.

04/11/17

How does Wine Enthusiast rate vintages from stars like Sting, Fergie and Francis Ford Coppola?

04/11/17

About an hour north of the capital city Dubrovnik, in a town called Dra?e, Edivo Vina winery is now open and welcoming visitors.