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Aug 21, 2014, 14:55 ET
Stellina di Notte Prosecco - Official Toast of the 66th Emmy Awards Governors Ball and Creative Arts Ball - Sparkling Wine Makes First Appearance at 2014 Emmy Celebrations (PRNewsFoto/Diageo Chateau & Estate Wines)

Stellina di Notte Prosecco® Official Toast of the 66th Emmy® Awards Governors Ball and Creative Arts Ball

 Stellina di Notte Prosecco, from romantic northeast Italy, will be poured at the Emmy® Awards Governors Ball to be held August 25, 2014,...

Aug 21, 2014, 09:03 ET
Woodwork Logo (PRNewsFoto/Diageo Chateau & Estate Wines)

Diageo Chateau & Estate Wines Celebrates the Craft of Winemaking with the Introduction of Woodwork™ Wines

 Follow your passion. Work Hard. Stay humble.™ Woodwork™, the latest wine brand released from Diageo Chateau &...

Aug 20, 2014, 11:00 ET
EPICA WINES INTRODUCES MALBEC TO PORTFOLIO. (PRNewsFoto/VSPT Wine Group)

Award Winning EPICA Wines Introduces Malbec To Portfolio

 EPICA Wines, the adventurous brand that inspires epic lifestyles, announces the introduction of a 2013 Malbec from Mendoza, Argentina to the...

Aug 20, 2014, 11:00 ET
EPICA WINES INTRODUCES MALBEC TO PORTFOLIO. (PRNewsFoto/VSPT Wine Group)

La galardonada EPICA Wines agrega el Malbec a su cartera

 EPICA Wines, la osada marca que inspira estilos de vida, anuncia la incorporación de un Malbec 2013 de Mendoza, Argentina, al...

Aug 19, 2014, 14:44 ET

Epoch Estate Wines Takes on Eighth Vintage in New Winery

Ten years, seven vintages, and two estate vineyard plantings later, Epoch Estate Wines will take on the 2014 harvest in their new winery atop the...

Aug 19, 2014, 09:01 ET
Wine Institute California Wine Month. (PRNewsFoto/Wine Institute)

Cheers To The 10th Annual California Wine Month: September 2014

September is California Wine Month: an exciting time of year for wine lovers! With the grapes ready for harvest, the aroma of fermentation filling...

Aug 18, 2014, 09:00 ET
American Pioneer Wine Growers Debuts "The White Doe" An American Myth* *Look it up (PRNewsFoto/American Pioneer Wine Growers)

American Pioneer Wine Growers Debuts "The White Doe"

American Pioneer Wine Growers is proud to introduce the company's first release called The White Doe. A light and refreshing blend of Chenin Blanc...

Aug 15, 2014, 15:59 ET
(From left: David Horobin, Board Member, U.S. Green Building Council Redwood Empire Chapter; Jarrod Denton, Lead Architect, Signum Architecture; Kathryn Hall, Vintner/Owner, HALL Wines; Mike Reynolds, President, HALL Wines; Craig Hall, Owner, HALL Wines; Steve Leveque, Director of Winemaking, HALL Wines; Ann Nevero, Mayor, City of St. Helena, California). (PRNewsFoto/HALL Wines)

HALL Wines Awarded Prestigious LEED® Gold Certification from U.S. Green Building Council for Tasting Room & Production Facility

 HALL Wines, a premier portfolio of luxury wineries and tasting rooms located in Napa Valley, has been awarded LEED® Gold...

Aug 15, 2014, 09:30 ET
Society of Wine Educator's new SWE Wine and Spirits Quiz app offers a series of fun, educational quizzes in five major categories. (PRNewsFoto/Society of Wine Educators)

Society of Wine Educators Goes Mobile with New App!

 The Society of Wine Educators is delighted to announce the creation of its new app, SWE Wine and Spirits Quiz, for iOS devices, which...

Aug 14, 2014, 17:59 ET

Award-Winning Wine, The Beachhouse, Broadens Selection With a New 2013 Chardonnay From California

Pacific Highway Wines & Spirits (http://www.pacific-hwy.com), the sales and marketing company for the DGB family of wines, has added a new...

Aug 11, 2014, 01:00 ET

AWC (Antique Wine Company) Philippines and Domaine Clarence Dillon SAS Ink Exclusive Importation and Distribution Deal

In its first year of operating its Manila office, AWC Philippines has secured an exclusive importation and distribution agreement with one of the...

Aug 08, 2014, 11:37 ET

Award Winning Bee d'Vine Honey Wine Featured on the TODAY Show

Growing interest in honey wine (mead) brought national attention when The Honey Wine Company was featured on the TODAY Show on July 9. Their Gold...

Aug 01, 2014, 09:01 ET
During the trade mission to Mexico, California wines and other California-grown agricultural products were showcased at a "Taste of California" reception, featuring a welcome toast with the governor. (Left to right): Four Seasons Chef Edgar Cano; Carolyn Wente, Wente Vineyards; First Lady Anne Gust Brown; Governor Edmund G. Brown Jr.; Carolyn Beteta, Visit California; Secretary Karen Ross of California Department of Food and Agriculture; Michael E. Rossi, Senior Advisor for Jobs and Business; Robert P. Koch, Wine Institute President & CEO. (PRNewsFoto/Wine Institute)

Wine Institute Joins Governor Brown's Mexico Trade Mission

 Wine Institute President and CEO Robert P. "Bobby" Koch joined Governor Brown's trade mission to Mexico City this week to help spur sales of...

Jul 30, 2014, 06:00 ET

The Wine Foundry Acquires Small Lot Custom Crush Facility in Napa

 The Wine Foundry announced it has purchased the custom crush operations and facility of Juice Box in Napa and will be moving its operations to...

Jul 29, 2014, 17:45 ET
Gian Carlo Casparis (PRNewsFoto/Wine Tours Switzerland)

Wine Experiences in Switzerland

More and more people not only want to enjoy wine, but to experience the winemaking process - in all its diversity - from the grape to the result in...

Jul 29, 2014, 09:08 ET

Save Me, San Francisco Wine Co. Releases "Bulletproof Picasso" Sauvignon Blanc After Earning Impact Hot Brand Award

 Save Me, San Francisco Wine Co. has been awarded the prestigious Impact "Hot Brand Award" for 2013 and will be featured in the upcoming...

Jul 29, 2014, 08:15 ET
Complete information about the Food Network New York City Wine & Food Festival presented by FOOD & WINE can be found at NYCWFF.org (PRNewsFoto/Food Network New York City Wine)

Enjoy Interactive Events At The 2014 Food Network New York City Wine & Food Festival Presented By Food & Wine

The Food Network New York City Wine & Food Festival presented by FOOD & WINE is offering a variety of hands-on culinary experiences and...

Jul 25, 2014, 11:38 ET

Today, DTC Wine Workshops launches the DTC Consultant Network to serve Wineries Nationally

Today, DTC Wine Workshops is pleased to announce the launch of the DTC Consultant Network, a full-service consulting group connecting subject...

Jul 11, 2014, 17:13 ET

4th Annual Putnam County Wine & Food Fest To Be Held August 2nd and 3rd

 The Putnam County Wine & Food Fest is proud to announce the lineup for its 4th annual event.  This two-day festival will be held on...

Jul 11, 2014, 13:19 ET

Third Annual Tampa Bay Wine & Food Festival to Aid the Brandon Foundation and Other Local Charities

The Brandon Foundation announced today the third annual Tampa Bay Wine & Food Festival will take place Friday, September 12, and Saturday,...