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Oct 01, 2015, 12:49 ET

Statement of The Napa Valley Wine Train Regarding Lawsuit

 The Napa Valley Wine Train takes the allegations of discrimination very seriously.  We are conducting our own investigation into the...

Oct 01, 2015, 09:00 ET

Wine Enthusiast names Wine Buyer Martin Reyes One of U.S.'s "Top 40 Under 40 Tastemakers"

Global Wine Company is proud to announce that Wine Enthusiast magazine has honored its senior wine buyer, Martin Reyes, as one of 2015's "Top 40...

Sep 30, 2015, 11:35 ET
Murad Osmann captures Better Beckons visuals on location at Beringer Vineyards

Renowned #FollowMeTo Photographer Shoots New Beringer Vineyards Advertising Creative

 Beringer Vineyards, one of the most acclaimed producers in Napa Valley, announces the launch of Better Beckons, its 2016 multichannel...

Sep 29, 2015, 11:00 ET
Southern Wine & Spirits of America, Inc. is the nation's largest wine and spirits distributor and broker with operations in 35 markets. For more information about Southern and its responsible consumption program, visit:

Southern Wine & Spirits Of America Announces On-Premise National Account Expansion

Southern Wine & Spirits of America, Inc. (Southern)—the nation's leading wine and spirits distributor—has expanded the leadership...

Sep 29, 2015, 10:46 ET
Chateau La Paws(TM) Wines Adds Four New Varietals to the Pack

In Puppy Love: New Varietals Find "Furrever" Home in Chateau La Paws™ Wines Portfolio

Chateau La Paws™ Wines expands its portfolio today nationwide with four new wine varietals and a sustained mission to support rescue dogs in...

Sep 29, 2015, 10:00 ET

Catena Institute of Wine and UC Davis Host "The Future of Wine Science," A Joint Educational Conference

 The Catena Institute of Wine, in partnership with the department of viticulture and enology at University of California, Davis, hosted "The...

Sep 28, 2015, 09:19 ET
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New Social Network Launched to Aid Sobriety: World Without Wine

South Africa is a nation of heavy drinkers and it's an ingrained behaviour that is killing us. As consumers of more than 5 billion litres of...

Sep 25, 2015, 08:00 ET
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Apothic Dark, The Boldest And Darkest Creation From Apothic Wines, is Back By Popular Demand

 Apothic Wines, known for their bold, intense blended wines that combine Old World intrigue with New World sophistication, is excited to...

Sep 24, 2015, 12:00 ET

Crimson Wine Group Announces Upcoming Arrival of The Estates Wine Room in Seattle's Historic Pioneer Square

 Crimson Wine Group (OTCBB: CWGL), which specializes in handcrafted, estate-grown wines originating from the highest quality winegrowing...

Sep 23, 2015, 08:00 ET

Handcrafted Wines Acquires D'Vine Wine Distribution in Oregon, Expanding Its Fine Wine Footprint

 Handcrafted Wines of Kansas announced today the acquisition of D'Vine Wine Distribution of Portland, Oregon. The companies will combine their...

Sep 22, 2015, 08:30 ET
Eat. Drink. End Hunger. at the eighth annual Food Network & Cooking Channel New York City Wine & Food Festival presented by FOOD & WINE this October.

Join The Fight To End Hunger With The Food Network & Cooking Channel New York City Wine & Food Festival Presented By Food & Wine

 As Hunger Action Month comes to a close nationwide next week, the Food Network New York City Wine & Food Festival presented by FOOD &...

Sep 22, 2015, 07:00 ET

Veeno's Big Plans for Growth

Veeno, The Italian Wine Café is set to open in Nottingham on the 8th of October and then 10 new venues in 2016  In less than 2...

Sep 21, 2015, 08:12 ET
L-R: Meadowood Napa Valley; Vintage Perspective Tasting at The Culinary Institute of America at Greystone; and Legendary Wine Writer Hugh Johnson OBE

Legendary Wine Writer Hugh Johnson to Deliver Industry Keynote at Symposium for Professional Wine Writers

Renowned British author and expert on wine, Hugh Johnson OBE, will deliver the industry keynote address at the 2016 Symposium for Professional Wine...

Sep 18, 2015, 07:00 ET
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French Wines Presented During 2015 Best of France's Grand Tastings

French wines, which draw from unique, diverse and modern vineyards, will be presented during two Grand Wine Tastings at this year's Best of France...

Sep 18, 2015, 07:00 ET
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French Wine Tasting to Unveil Research Showing Influence of Wine on Women and Romance

Wine is a women's affair and a weapon of seduction, according to the cumulative work of French wine researcher Isabelle Foret, who has closely...

Sep 14, 2015, 11:00 ET

Andes Wines abre agencia de turismo especializada en vinos y turismo de lujo vitivinicola

La empresa de marketing de vinos de Andes Wines abrió el área de turismo vitivinicola a través de "Tailor Made Trips &...

Sep 09, 2015, 13:00 ET

KRIS Pinot Grigio and Americans for the Arts Launch the 6th Annual "Art of Education" Campaign

This fall, consumers can support arts education programs nationwide in K-12 public schools as they enjoy KRIS, one of America's most popular...

Sep 09, 2015, 10:30 ET
Wine & Spirit Education Trust (WSET) Reports 26% Annual Growth in U.S.

How Wine-Educated is the U.S. Market?

The U.S. is the largest wine market in the world, and according to the Wine & Spirit Education Trust (WSET), professional-level knowledge of...

Sep 09, 2015, 10:00 ET
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Chloe Wine Collection Launches Prosecco DOC

 Following the great success of the first four wines in the Chloe Wine Collection, which debuted in April 2014, Chloe Prosecco DOC, $17 SRP,...

Sep 03, 2015, 08:00 ET

National Survey Finds Back to School Planning Is Stressful for Mommies

 Every aspect of planning for back to school is stressful for mommies, so finds a national survey of mothers conducted by Mommy's Time Out...