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World Bulk Wine Exposition To Hold First U.S. Show In Sonoma

  The World Bulk Wine Exposition (WBWE) has scheduled its first show in the United States June 8 & 9 in California at the Sonoma County Event Center.   According to organizers, the event is designed to promote commercial opportunities in the U.S. market   After 13 years bringing together the wine sectors in Europe […]

West Sonoma Coast Gets Its Own AVA

NEWS RELEASE SAN FRANCISCO, Calif., May 23, 2022 – The West Sonoma Coast Vintners is proud to announce the TTB’s approval of the newly established West Sonoma Coast American Viticultural Area (AVA). The West Sonoma Coast AVA is located within the westernmost portion of Sonoma County, holding approximately 50 vineyards planted with varieties ranging from […]

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VintEdge Winery Opens Winemaking Operations, Accepts New Clients Ahead of 2022 Harvest

NEWS RELEASE   Northern California’s Wine Country Gets a New Full-Service Winery Solution for Independent Brands   NAPA, CALIF. (May 17, 2022): VintEdge Winery, a new full-service winery partner for North Bay vintners, opens its winemaking facility and welcomes new clients ahead of the 2022 harvest. Located in South Napa at 144 Gateway Road East, […]

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2019 Borsao Garnacha (D.O. Campo de Boria, Spain)

2019 Borsao Garnacha (D.O. Campo de Boria, Spain)   Oaky/earthy nose….some juicy red fruits and maybe a hint of cocoa. Falls a little flat on the finish, but is otherwise decent.   Purchased on sale for $10.99 (originally $13.99) from Great Grapes in Cary, NC. -B

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Vino Vault Receives Strategic Growth Investment from Manhattan West

NEWS RELEASE   With the mission of becoming the nation’s leading wine storage and services provider, Vino Vault will utilize the capital injection to continue geographic expansion   LOS ANGELES, CA –May 17, 2022 – Manhattan West, a global strategic investment firm offering an integrated platform of investments and services, announced today that the Manhattan […]

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USDA Announces Availability of Disaster Assistance for 2020 and 2021 Losses

NEWS RELEASE   SACRAMENTO, May 16, 2022 – Today, the U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) announced the availability of approximately $6 billion in disaster assistance, through the Emergency Relief Program (ERP), for commodity and specialty crop growers who suffered crop losses due to disaster events in 2020 and 2021.   Industry experts estimate wildfires and […]

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2020 Stoller Family Estate Pinot Noir Rosé (Willamette Valley, Oregon)

2020 Stoller Family Estate Pinot Noir Rosé (Willamette Valley, Oregon)   Pale salmon in color…..tart citrus, peach, and lovely floral characteristics. Lots of acidity—tart fruit finish.   Loved this!   Purchased on sale for $16.99 (originally $22.99) from Great Grapes in Cary, NC. -B

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First Future Drinks Expo is all set to move the drinks industry forward on May 17 in San Francisco

NEWS RELEASE   Future Drinks Expo is all set to happen on May 17 in San Francisco. Hosted by Beverage Trade Network, this event is one of its kind where top innovators will take the stage and discuss all 3 tiers of the wine, beer, and spirits industry and how they are evolving. A high-profile […]

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Hamel Family Wines Announces Geoff Labitzke, MW as General Manager

NEWS RELEASE   Producer of Terroir-Focused Cabernet Sauvignon Hires Master of Wine and Industry Veteran to Lead Winery’s Next Phase   Sonoma Valley, Calif., May 11, 2022 – Sonoma producer Hamel Family Wines (“Hamel”) is pleased to announce that it has named Geoff Labitzke, Master of Wine, as its first General Manager. Labitzke, one of […]

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Rippey Family Vineyards Acquires Assets From Baldacci Family

News Release — May 9th, 2022 Napa, Calif. – The Rippey family (Carneros Vintners, Lodi Vintners and Rippey Family Vineyards) has acquired a winery facility and 100-acre vineyard in the Clarksburg area of California.   The property was previously owned by the Baldacci Family Napa and was home to California Cellars.   The vineyards are […]

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