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TOP NEWS Canadian SPAC punts on pot, pivots to premium US wine in last-minute hunt for quality (Then becomes US citizen!) Wine Tariff Truce the First Step Why we need more women working in the wine industry Restaurant Wine Directors Worry About the Future (possible paywall) Senate passes $1.9 trillion American Rescue Plan with $28.6 […]

Gaynor Strachan Chun to join WineGlass Marketing as Head of Strategic Services

NEWS RELEASE   NAPA, CA – WINEGLASS MARKETING, LLC announced today that Gaynor Strachan Chun had joined the firm to enhance and lead the marketing strategy on the agency’s 20+ accounts. Strachan Chun is a seasoned marketing and advertising leader with over 30 years of U.S. and global experience. She has most recently been in […]

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NABI Heartily Applauds the Mutual Suspension by United States and European Union of the Airbus and Boeing Tariffs for Four Months

NEWS RELEASE – March 5, 2021 NABI applauds the mutual decision by the United States and the European Union to suspend the debilitating tariffs imposed in the Airbus and Boeing trade disputes resulting from dispute settlement rulings from the World Trade Organization (WTO). “NABI is grateful for the good judgments by European Commission President von […]

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2019 De Bortoli St. Kilda Chardonnay (Australia)

2019 De Bortoli St. Kilda Chardonnay (Australia)   Butterscotch and melon….smooth and creamy. Unoaked and creamy….easy drinking!   Purchased on sale for $9.99 (originally $13.99) from Great Grapes in Cary, NC. -B

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TOP NEWS The Southern Glazer’s-Constellation deal is one more slap up the head for wine drinkers Your drink needs a cancer warning, say prominent health and medical experts Scotch Prices Should Fall as Tariffs Ease Napa & NorCal wine country now experiencing “severe/extreme” drought Men rescued after getting lost at sea drinking beers on an […]

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Davis Wright Tremaine Expands Food and Beverage Practice with Key Alcohol Industry Hire in Washington, DC

NEWS RELEASE   Washington, DC – March 4, 2021 – Beth Hatef, a regulatory attorney focused on alcohol regulation and distribution issues, has joined the nationwide Food + Beverage Group at Davis Wright Tremaine. Hatef, who will join as counsel and work from the firm’s Washington, DC office, previously worked at McDermott Will & Emery. […]

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2019 Bidoli Pinot Grigio Delle Venezie (Italy)

2019 Bidoli Pinot Grigio Delle Venezie (Italy)   Apricot, apple, melon, and pear….nice acidity and minerality on the finish. Really easy drinking!   Purchased on sale for $9.99 from Great Grapes in Cary, NC. -B

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TOP NEWS The Pros and Cons of Self-Distribution for Independent Winemakers Why we all need to take action on diversity & inclusion U.S. and UK agree to suspend tariffs on Scotch whisky E&J Gallo makes nearly three-quarters of premium wine sold in UK Tired of it all: How the pandemic has changed social media Does […]

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TOP NEWS Can wine ride the moderation wave? Small Comfort May Await Premier Cru Ponzi Scheme Victims Wine Market Saw Huge Shift In Sales Channels: Rabobank (Radio) Calif: Barring ‘miracle,’ farm water will be in short supply Lower alcohol wine? Aussies are on board, but not Americans, Brits, or Canadians Does wine compliance make you […]

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Ginevra Altomara Appointed Trade Marketing Director for Distinguished Vineyards & Wine Partners

NEWS RELEASE   NAPA VALLEY, Calif. – March 2, 2021 – Distinguished Vineyards & Wine Partners (DVWP) is excited to announce the appointment of Ginevra Altomara to the newly created position of trade marketing director. In this role, Altomara will report to DVWP Vice President of Marketing Kate McManus to oversee trade, retail and digital […]

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