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03/01/18

Tickets for Innovation + Quality 2018, the wine industry's only forum for ultra-premium winemakers focused on the innovations in processes and products that improve quality, will be released on March 7.

03/01/18

By contrast, the state was home to 560,000 bearing acres of wine grapes as of 2016, the most recent year for which information was available (up 70% from 328,882 bearing acres in 1997). Both acreage reports were compiled by the California Department of Food and Agriculture in conjunction with the U.S. Department of Food and Agriculture's National Agricultural statistics Service

03/01/18

The newly-named "Jane Walker," will feature a top hat-wearing woman with long dark hair on the special-edition bottles of the brand's Black Label. According to Bloomberg, brand owner Diageo Plc is attempting to widen the appeal of their product "while celebrating women."

03/01/18

Historic Tuscan wine producer Ricasoli has appointed Folio Fine Wine Partners as its national sales and marketing partner effective March 1, 2018.

03/01/18

Kathryn Finn, who started at the Lake County winery as a lab assistant July 2015, assumes her new responsibilities immediately

03/01/18

Napa Valley's Acumen Wine is shifting its sales strategy to go directly to the trade, in a newly announced California statewide distribution partnership with Berkeley-based Authentic Wine Selections.

03/01/18

Zack Crafton, previously with NakedWines.com, joins Big Moon Sky online cannabis dispensary and direct-to-consumer delivery service

03/01/18

Taking a page from the wine industry by selling premium bottles at higher prices, vintner Jean-Charles Boisset is betting the same trend applies to the craft spirits business.

03/01/18

While plenty of Napa Valley wineries spend money, energy and time creating wine tasting experiences - "experiences" are what some might call the industry's new buzzword - with expensive décor, fancy glassware, and hefty tasting fees, Vincent Arroyo Winery keeps things simple.

03/01/18

Tom Gore, a grape grower whose wine labels bear his name. He farms property in Alexander Valley and Russian River Valley in Sonoma County, and Potter Valley in Mendocino County.

03/01/18

Forget about the natural beauty, wine, beaches and delicious food. California has the worst quality of life in the United States and ranks near the bottom for opportunity, according to a report published this week

03/01/18

Sure, you may love getting your Starbucks coffee fix as an early-morning wake-up, mid-morning ramp up, or post-lunch pick-me-up, but what about after work?

03/01/18

e just go about our day tasting or sommelier-ing or toiling away in wineries or distilleries without thinking how our work must appear to our children

03/01/18

By Jon Bonne, If we refuse to accept that red wines can be both powerful and made without artifice, we cede the entire concept of diversity in wine ...