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APRIL 3, 2020 – WINE NEWS FETCH

TOP NEWS COVID-19 Drives astounding wine sales growth across most channels Direct Shipping is Not a Zero-Sum Game Dismantling the ‘maternal wall’ for our women in wine production Coronavirus can spread just by breathing (Not just coughing) Facing Coronavirus Crisis, Restaurants Shift from Shock to Survival Mode The Coronavirus Restaurant Delivery Pivot Is Already Coming […]

Vineyard Visibility: Michael David Winery Improves Results With Aerial Imaging

Despite the bucolic setting of the average vineyard, risk can be everywhere. Sun-dappled views through the vines can make for inspiring and great pictures. But for professional winemakers, those romantic scenes can hide the potential for drought, disease and pests that can disrupt production and, ultimately, business results.   Many of these risks, such as […]

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Mission Bay Wine & Cheese Shop Rolls Out Online Store

NEWS RELEASE   San Francisco sister store to Ferry Plaza Wine Merchant and Oxbow Cheese & Wine Merchant fights coronavirus with new online shop   San Francisco, CA, April 3, 2020 — As the recently opened Mission Bay Wine & Cheese in San Francisco had been working to add e-commerce to its web site, the […]

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2017 Las Perdices Malbec (Agrelo, Argentina)

2017 Las Perdices Malbec (Agrelo, Argentina). Violet/floral with oak characteristics on the nose. Soft plum and smooth tannins. Easy drinking! Purchased on sale for $12.99 (originally $15.99) from Great Grapes in Cary, NC. -B

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APRIL 2, 2020 – WINE NEWS FETCH

TOP NEWS Wine And Spirits Retail Sales Remain Vibrant In The Golden State AlcBev drinking may be soaring, but COVID-19 is still making the wine industry ill Treasury Wine Estates hit with new shareholder class action Essential Businesses Corona Virus Signage Requirement Every Essential Business in San Francisco Must Post Sign by Friday, April 3rd […]

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Alcohol Beverage Labeling and Advertising Regulations Final Rule

NEWS RELEASE   On April 2, 2020, we will publish a final rule to address certain proposals included in Notice 176, Modernization of the Labeling and Advertising Regulations for Wine, Distilled Spirits, and Malt Beverages. The final rule is effective 30 days from date of publication in the Federal Register.   We recognize that industry […]

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APRIL 1, 2020 – WINE NEWS FETCH

TOP NEWS U.S. Treasury delays tax payments on alcohol, tobacco due to coronavirus How brands respond to COVID-19 will dictate their futures US off-trade see 55% boost in alcohol sales in one week Coronavirus could kickstart “radical change in stagnant” wine trade, tech entrepreneur predicts Catena Zapata tops the “World’s Most Admired Wine Brands 2020” […]

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2017 Jeanne Marie Chardonnay (California)

This page may display improperly due to transition to new, upgraded server. We anticipate the issue  will be remedied soon. 2017 Jeanne Marie Chardonnay (California)   Oaky nose, pear, melon, butter, and oak on the palate. Good balance between oak and fruit (though I’m not the biggest fan of the oaky nose, it tasted nice). […]

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MARCH 31, 2020 – WINE NEWS FETCH

TOP NEWS Coronavirus & Wine: Market Impacts Beyond the Recession Cooking is #1 for stuck-at-home people. Wine needs to get creative and leverage that & lots of the other top 12 activities Bayer Pays $39.5 Million to Settle Roundup False-Ad Lawsuits Vivino Numbers Echo Consumer Appetite For Online Wine Sales Here’s How the Wine Industry Is […]

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MARCH 30, 2020 – WINE NEWS FETCH

TOP NEWS Coronavirus Quarantine Could Change Consumer Habits … For Good COVID-19 slashes available seasonal farmworkers DTC shipments recover, see sales channel shift following a one-week COVID-19 pause Cal ABC Still Scrutinizing Charitable Giving Gaping Holes for Restaurant Industry in $2 Trillion Stimulus How to Choose A Winery E-Commerce Vendor Frost hits the vineyards of […]

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