Industry News

Sonoma County Barrel Auction Continues to Break Records as Third Annual Event Raises $794,500

Sonoma County Barrel Auction Continues to Break Records as Third Annual Event Raises $794,500

Sonoma County Vintners celebrated a successful third annual Sonoma County Barrel Auction on April 21, after 90 one-of-a-kind Sonoma County wine lots raised a record-setting $794,500. Read More ==>

Terlato Wine Group Acquires Washington State's Klipsun Vineyards

Terlato Wine Group Acquires Washington State's Klipsun Vineyards

Terlato Wine Group has announced the acquisition of its newest vineyard property, the renowned 120-acre Klipsun Vineyards in the Red Mountain AVA of Washington State. Read More ==>

Castello Banfi Receives Wine Excellence Award from AmCham Italy

Castello Banfi Receives Wine Excellence Award from AmCham Italy

Castello Banfi has won the 2017 Wine Excellence Award of the American Chamber of Commerce (AmCham) in Italy. Read More ==>

Prosecco DOC Consortium Announces Launch of Casa Prosecco DOC USA

Prosecco DOC Consortium Announces Launch of Casa Prosecco DOC USA

The Consorzio di Tutela della DOC Prosecco (Prosecco DOC Consortium) has announced the formation of‘ Casa Prosecco DOC USA. Read More ==>

Delicato Family Vineyards Announces Acquisition of Paicines Winery

Delicato Family Vineyards Announces Acquisition of Paicines Winery

Delicato Family Vineyards has announced it has acquired the Central Coast California Blossom Hill Winery. Read More ==>

The House of Lustau launches Certified Sherry Wine Specialist Course in the U.S.

The House of Lustau launches Certified Sherry Wine Specialist Course in the U.S.

The House of Lustau has launched Certified Sherry Wine Specialist Course in the U.S.
in collaboration with Lustau Brand Educator Lucas Payá. Read More ==>

Russell Joy Named Vice President of California Operations for Ste. Michelle Wine Estates

Russell Joy Named Vice President of California Operations for Ste. Michelle Wine Estates

Ste. Michelle Wine Estates has appointed Russell Joy to the position of Vice President of California Operations, effective April 7, 2017 Read More ==>

E. & J. Gallo Winery Announces Acquisition of Iconic Stagecoach Vineyard in Napa Valley

E. & J. Gallo Winery Announces Acquisition of Iconic Stagecoach Vineyard in Napa Valley

E. & J. Gallo Winery has announced that it has agreed to purchase Stagecoach Vineyard. Read More ==>

Second Annual Willamette Barrel Auction Fast Approaching

Second Annual Willamette Barrel Auction Fast Approaching

Willamette Valley’s exclusive trade event will spotlight a remarkable vintage. Read More ==>

Rioja Exports to the U.S. Increase in Value and Report Strong Sales for 2016

Rioja Exports to the U.S. Increase in Value and Report Strong Sales for 2016

Over 386 million bottles of Rioja were sold worldwide last year, leading to an increase in overall sales value. Read More ==>

San Francisco Wine School Presents Volcanic Wine Masterclass March 24

San Francisco Wine School Presents Volcanic Wine Masterclass March 24

A Volcanic Wine Masterclass with John Szabo, MS, takes place March 24th from 11 a.m.-1 p.m. at the San Francisco Wine School.
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Bien Nacido & Solomon Hills Estates Appoints Master Sommelier Will Costello as Estate Brand Ambassador

Bien Nacido & Solomon Hills Estates Appoints Master Sommelier Will Costello as Estate Brand Ambassador

Renowned California wine producer Bien Nacido & Solomon Hills Estates has appointed Master Sommelier Will Costello as Estate Brand Ambassador. Read More ==>

Steven Spurrier Named WSET Honorary President

Steven Spurrier Named WSET Honorary President

Industry icon Steven Spurrier succeeds Gérard Basset as Honorary President of the Wine &Spirit Education Trust (WSET). javascript:void(0); Read More ==>

Napa Valley Film Festival Announces 2017 Call for Entries

Napa Valley Film Festival Announces 2017 Call for Entries

The 7th annual Festival will place November 8 - 12, 2017 and includes two $10,000 cash prizes for Best Narrative Feature and Best Documentary Feature, presented by Meadowood Napa Valley. Read More ==>

Terlato Wines Announces the Addition of Seven Iconic Burgundy Producers to CRU Selections Portfolio

Terlato Wines Announces the Addition of Seven Iconic Burgundy Producers to CRU Selections Portfolio

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