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11/09/17

Tornatore is a family-owned winery located in the Sicilian town of Castiglione di Sicilia on the northeastern slopes of Europe's largest and most active volcano, Mt. Etna.

11/09/17

The doctors aren't advocating for a return to Prohibition, but they are encouraging people to drink significantly less

11/09/17

Millions donated by wine companies to support relief efforts for those affected by fires

11/09/17

"There is no rule book, per se" for settling insurance claims from a disaster like this"

11/09/17

The Department of Insurance says there is no law mandating insurers write a policy

11/09/17

hundreds of homes burned down last month in Coffey Park, where about 40% of the residents were renters

11/09/17

Proprietor Ray Signorello Jr. Vows to Move Forward; Launches New Cucina Experience on the Road

11/09/17

Purple Heart Wines Latest Contribution to Focus on NorCal Fire Relief.

11/09/17

"People saw some of the images in the newspaper or on TV, and they think all of wine country has been burned to the ground ... That couldn't be farther from the truth."

11/09/17

... comes to Matchbook with 20 years' experience in business finance.

11/09/17

Normally, he stresses, a bulk wine would be prepared in the country of production, including adding anything from 2gm to 5gm of residual sugar, which means there are stability concerns en route. He believes its process can take that stage out of the process and bring even further clarity and quality control to bulk wine

11/09/17

New Zealand Based EIT Analysis Validates Wine Chemistry Benefits of Thermaculture®.

11/09/17

The agreement between workers at Empire Merchants and Local 1-D of the UCFW union came just as some Big Apple liquor stores started running out of some of their most popular brands.

11/09/17

October was relatively cool and wet north, while warm and very dry south. Dry conditions and high winds fanned devastating fires across California. Growing season heat accumulation ended up near average in eastern Washington/Oregon, while 5-20% up elsewhere. Degree-day totals for 2017 ended up similar to 2013, 2014, and 2016 for most locations.

11/09/17

The 2015 The Setting Wines Alexander Valley Cabernet Sauvignon, custom created for Hollywood agent Shep Gordon, has become the most expensive 750 ml bottle of wine ever sold at a price of $350,000

11/09/17

As with the city-based Eater 38 maps upon which the list is patterned, restaurants rotate on and off gradually. Choosing which paragons to oust from the list is always agony. Eight remain from the original guide, published in January 2015, while a record 18 newcomers join the ranks in 2017.

11/09/17

In a statement released Tuesday, the American Society of Clinical Oncology outlined research tying alcohol to two types of cancer and told Americans to drink less

11/09/17

Trevor David Jones emptied shiraz and chardonnay from Barossa Valley's Kellermeister Wines worth almost $300,000, following family breakdown

11/09/17

Hanni asserts that people can usually be grouped into one of four 'vinotypes': sweet, hypersensitive, sensitive and tolerant.

11/09/17

With the recent purchase of a minority stake in a Canadian marijuana company, Constellation Brands - whose major beer division is based in Chicago and is best known for selling Corona beer, wine and spirits - is lighting up one of the year's most intriguing business deals

11/09/17

The Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service has scheduled the Prospective Grape Grower Workshop from 8:30 a.m.-4:30 p.m. Dec. 12 at the Texas A&M AgriLife Research and Extension Center, 1102 E. Farm-to-Market Road 1294, Lubbock

11/09/17

After discovering that his favorite South African wines were unavailable in the U.S., James Clark decided to import them

11/09/17

Washington state is proposing changes to how winery wastewater is handled. And that could mean consumers are in for some "bottle shock" when their favorite Washington wine gets more expensive.

11/09/17

Wine traders in Hong Kong who are re-exporting to mainland China will be allowed to clear customs at a faster pace in all 42 customs districts, from today. Earlier, traders were allowed the facility in the customs districts of Beijing, Shanghai, Tianjin, Guangzhou, and Shenzhen

11/09/17

Wine producers in Argentina, renowned for its plush Malbecs, are furious over a tax proposal they say would crush exports and domestic sales as vineyards struggle after two of their lowest vintages in recent history

11/09/17

Boise native Melanie Krause wowed the judges with her Cinder Wines 2016 Off-Dry Riesling. The graduate of Washington State University who trained and made wine at Chateau Ste. Michelle more than a decade ago said her participation in last year's international Riesling conference staged by her former employer played a role.

11/09/17

One of the new White House appointees to a critical environmental panel once said that the air these days is just too clean to promote good health.

11/09/17

an entirely new chapter for franc in California is unfolding ...

11/09/17

The Chinese are Bordeaux's biggest investors, owning 140 chateaux. Longtime investor Belgium falls in second place with just 40. But with 10,000 wine chateaux spread across the region, 140 remains a drop in the bucket