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Jul 28, 2015, 09:00 ET
Gloria Ferrer Caves & Vineyards and Top Chef Brooke Williamson teamed up and are on a mission to discover the most glorious appetizer recipe in the country to pair with Gloria Ferrer's Sonoma Brut through the first,  nationwide "Glorious Bites Challenge." Enter at

Gloria Ferrer Announces The "Glorious Bites" Challenge

Gloria Ferrer Caves & Vineyards and Top Chef star Brooke Williamson have teamed up and are on a mission to discover the most glorious appetizer...

Jul 08, 2015, 14:08 ET
Beringer Founders' Estate Cabernet Sauvignon and Chardonnay.

Beringer Founders' Estate Wines Launches New Packaging and National Advertising on Food Network

 Beringer Founders' Estate, the winery's most widely distributed tier of wines, debuts new packaging this month. The Founders' Estate...

Jul 01, 2015, 16:12 ET
New label highlights winery's revamp of this classic wine

Old Vine Zinfandel Redefined at Dry Creek Vineyard

 Never one to rest on its laurels, Dry Creek Vineyard, a pioneering family-owned winery in the heart of Dry Creek Valley, Sonoma County, is...

Jun 23, 2015, 11:15 ET

Blackbird Vineyards Contributes $276,150 To Fundraising Efforts At 35th Annual Auction Napa Valley

 In its ninth year of participation in Auction Napa Valley, Blackbird Vineyards collectively raised $276,150 with its live, barrel and...

Jun 16, 2015, 14:00 ET

Sonoma-Cutrer® Announces Visitor Center Grand Re-Opening

 The Sonoma-Cutrer® winery visitor experience has undergone a major renovation and is re-opening its doors with a modernized tasting room...

May 21, 2015, 15:00 ET
Sonoma-Cutrer and Make-A-Wish Greater Bay Area Team Up Once Again to Raise Record-setting $936,000 at Wishes in Wine Country Event

Sonoma-Cutrer® and Make-A-Wish Greater Bay Area Team Up Once Again to Raise Record-setting $936,000 at Wishes in Wine Country Event

 Sonoma-Cutrer Vineyards and Make-A-Wish Greater Bay Area are pleased to announce that the annual Wishes in Wine Country event collectively...

May 19, 2015, 08:00 ET
Hy Frank holding his son, Rich, when he returned to the United States following deployment in Europe during World War II

This Memorial Day, Patriarch Cabernet Sauvignon honors World War II Veteran, Hy Frank

 With Memorial Day quickly approaching, Frank Family Vineyards is excited to announce the release of the first vintage of a new wine,...

May 15, 2015, 15:37 ET

50 Years of Sparkling History: Schramsberg Vineyards

Schramsberg Vineyards, America's first craft sparkling wine house, celebrates its 50th anniversary throughout 2015. In 1965, Jack and Jamie Davies...

May 13, 2015, 18:06 ET

Willamette Valley Vineyards Posts a Profit for the First Quarter 2015

 Willamette Valley Vineyards (NASDAQ:WVVI), a leading Oregon producer of Pinot Noir, generated net income of $314,238, or $0.06 cents...

May 12, 2015, 11:40 ET
Sonoma-Cutrer Releases First-Ever Sauvignon Blanc

Sonoma-Cutrer® Releases First-Ever Sauvignon Blanc

 For the first time ever, Sonoma-Cutrer has released a Sauvignon Blanc as its third offering in the Winemaker's Release Series. Most...

Apr 22, 2015, 07:52 ET

Winderlea® Vineyard & Winery Receives B Corp Certification

Winderlea® Vineyard and Winery, a boutique winery specializing in the limited production of Pinot noir and Chardonnay from Oregon, announced...

Apr 10, 2015, 13:31 ET
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Cupcake Vineyards® Celebrates Good Times at Coachella

 Today Cupcake Vineyards® expands its "Treat Today" marketing campaign with its debut at the Coachella Valley Music and Arts Festival....

Apr 02, 2015, 14:12 ET

Beringer Launches Category-Changing Method of Consumer Sampling with Taste Station Program

 This month Beringer unveils an industry-leading innovation that allows consumers to preview wine in stores without even taking a sip....

Mar 26, 2015, 16:56 ET

Willamette Valley Vineyards Posts a Profit for 2014

Willamette Valley Vineyards (NASDAQ:WVVI), a leading Oregon producer of Pinot Noir, generated net income of $2,161,340, or $0.45 cents...

Mar 25, 2015, 16:00 ET

Mark Beringer to Join Beringer Vineyards as Chief Winemaker, Returning Family Legacy to one of Napa Valley's Premier Wineries

Beringer Vineyards today announces the hiring of Mark Beringer as Chief Winemaker beginning April 20th, 2015. A direct descendant of founding...

Mar 25, 2015, 12:30 ET
Frank Family Vineyards Napa Valley Cabernet Sauvignon is distributed nationally

Frank Family Vineyards voted "Best Napa Winery" for the sixth consecutive year

Frank Family Vineyards is proud to announce that it's been voted "Best Napa Winery" for the sixth year in a row with the 2015 Bay Area A-List...

Mar 11, 2015, 09:00 ET
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Cupcake Vineyards® Joins No Kid Hungry® to Help End Childhood Hunger

Today Cupcake Vineyards® announces its support for No Kid Hungry®, a campaign of Share Our Strength®, in an effort to connect children...

Mar 10, 2015, 10:00 ET
Concannon Vineyard's Founders' Tier wines include a 2013 Paso Robles Cabernet Sauvignon, 2013 Monterey County Chardonnay and 2013 San Francisco Bay Petite Sirah.

Concannon Vineyard Releases New Founders' Tier While Celebrating 50 Years of Concannon Cabernet Clones 7, 8 and 11

 Concannon Vineyard, established in 1883 and America's oldest, ongoing winery under the same family label and stewardship, has released a new...

Jan 30, 2015, 06:00 ET

Delicato Family Vineyards Named 2014 Winery Of The Year By Gomberg, Fredrikson & Associates

 Delicato Family Vineyards was honored by wine industry consulting firm Gomberg, Fredrikson & Associates with the 2014 Winery of the Year...

Jan 29, 2015, 09:00 ET

Seghesio Family Vineyards Announces Fourth-Generation Winemaker Ted Seghesio in New Role as General Manager & Winemaker

 Seghesio Family Vineyards, the acclaimed Healdsburg winery celebrating its 120th anniversary this year, has announced the promotion of Ted...