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06/21/18

The 5-4 ruling Thursday is a win for states, who said they were losing out on billions of dollars annually under two decades-old Supreme Court decisions that impacted online sales tax collection

06/21/18

Shannon Wine Co. purchased the Nice Wine Co. production facility at 4900 Bartlett Springs Road in the Clear Lake north shore community of Nice (pronounced like "niece") on May 28. That winery was being leased from the Larson family before the sale, according to Roxanne Jackson, manager of Shannon Ridge marketing and public relations. It's the same family that's behind Larson Family Winery near Sonoma and runs Ultima Mobile Bottling

06/21/18

In a recent survey conducted by Wine Business Monthly and the Wine Industry Symposium Group, 81 percent of Lodi vineyard managers responded that they were going to invest capital on vineyard replanting, with an eye toward adding technology and/or automation to improve their crop. Forty-six percent plan to put new vineyard acres in as well. These results are substantially higher than in other regions across the state.

06/21/18

The initial wine service rollout has been focused on Michigan, with Meijer and Target; and Florida though ABC Fine Wine & Spirits. "Shipt focused on launching in smaller cities throughout the U.S., as opposed to major cities that already had the conveniences of delivery"

06/21/18

The settlement with Herzog Wine Cellars, also known as Royal Wine Corp., was announced in a news release Tuesday from the federal agency. The agreement became official June 13 after being signed by an agency official. The violations stem from a 2015 inspection of the Camino Del Sol site

06/21/18

Free Flow Wines breaks ground on a new facility and hires a Chief Operating Officer to meet the increasing demand for sustainable alternative packaging

06/21/18

At the Cinnabar Winery tasting room in downtown Saratoga, you can sip on award-winning locally-grown and produced chardonnay while listening to music on the wood deck. The tasting room has become a fixture and landmark of the village for the past decade

06/21/18

Tired of repetitive tasting notes, Oliver Styles wants firm opinions rather than lists of adjectives.

06/21/18

Led by local vintners, the Nimitz Group wants to build 1.2 million square feet of commercial space for production of films, wine and other beverage and for offices and shops

06/21/18

On Wednesday, less than 24-hours after The Globe and Mail published an article about noted wine-maker Norman Hardie's alleged sexual misconduct, Hardie took to Twitter to apologize.

06/21/18

You may want to grab a drink before tuning into this news, beer lovers: a Pabst Blue Ribbon shortage may be on the horizon.

06/21/18

That green, vegetal note-from methoxypyrazines, the same compound that gives bell peppers their hallmark flavor and comes up in some underripe grape varieties-has been one of the central themes in the discussion of carmenère in Chile

06/21/18

By Jon Bonne' - The essential producers, wines and methods behind the New Chile

06/21/18

Wineries, grape growers watching as lawmakers legalize recreational cannabis

06/21/18

"I love white wine as much as red and have never understood why white wine glasses are routinely smaller than those designed for red wine"