More proof that no one knows anything about wine – MarketWatch

MarketWatch More proof that no one knows anything about wineMarketWatchIn a recent experiment, participants were presented with the same wine — once with no information about it and once with an elaborate description — and formed very different opinions of them. Consumers typically see wine descriptions on bottle labels … Brought to you by Google […]

Christie’s and Wally’s Partner on New York Wine Auctions – Wine Spectator

Wine Spectator Christie's and Wally's Partner on New York Wine AuctionsWine SpectatorTwo of the wine-auction market's players are teaming up. Wine Spectator has learned that Christie's, the venerable international auction house, and Wally's, the Los Angeles wine merchant that first jumped into auctions four years ago, will partner on … Brought to you by Google […]

20th annual Wine & Clay Festival showcases regional artists, Llano Estacado wines – LubbockOnline.com

LubbockOnline.com 20th annual Wine & Clay Festival showcases regional artists, Llano Estacado winesLubbockOnline.comJanis Hubble, founding president of the Llano Estacado Clay Guild and event coordinator for the Wine and Clay Festival, described clay making and wine as “earth art.” Combining them for a festival “made sense,” she said. “They go hand-in-hand,” said … Brought to […]

Wine and Art Festival draws in a crowd – Kotatv

Kotatv Wine and Art Festival draws in a crowdKotatvRAPID CITY S.D. (KOTA TV) – Parts of Downtown Rapid City were blocked off to make room for people with wine filled glasses and local bands. Main Street was barricaded for the 7th Annual Art and Wine Festival. Guests filled the streets to explore a … Brought […]

Home winemakers embark on new California wine journey – The Mercury News

The Mercury News Home winemakers embark on new California wine journeyThe Mercury NewsHighlights. In the 25-plus years since their first meeting, former longtime Los Gatos residents Bruce and Ronda Prothro have gone from wine consumers to producers then back to consumers. Now, their story is coming full circle as the couple embark on a … […]

Wine, cheese makers join forces for agri-tourism – WiscNews

WiscNews Wine, cheese makers join forces for agri-tourismWiscNewsBusiness leaders are luring visitors with one of state's signature products – cheese – and pairing it with Wisconsin-made wine. The Department of Agriculture, Trade and Consumer Protection has awarded a grant to the Sip & Savor Driftless Wisconsin Wine … Brought to you by Google News. Read the […]

Four Natural Wine and Fine Oregon Cannabis Pairings – Willamette Week

Willamette Week Four Natural Wine and Fine Oregon Cannabis PairingsWillamette WeekBy natural wine, we mean wine made with minimal intervention in the cellar, ideally using grapes grown organically or biodynamically, and with fewer additives like sugar or sulfites. It might seem like this is how all wine is made—after all, wine … Brought to you […]

We Asked 10 Somms: What Is Your ‘Treat Yourself’ Wine? – VinePair

VinePair We Asked 10 Somms: What Is Your 'Treat Yourself' Wine?VinePair“My 'treat yourself' wine changes all the time. I'm fortunate to try so many amazing wines, I feel like I have a new obsession every week! At the moment I'm obsessed with a specific wine from Pardi, it's a 2011 Sagrantino.” – Rachael Lowe, Beverage […]

FOOD AND WINE CALENDAR: Summer events ramp up – Finger Lakes Times

FOOD AND WINE CALENDAR: Summer events ramp upFinger Lakes TimesLake Ontario Wine Trail's Sweet Retreat, 11 a.m. to 6 p.m. June 4 along the wine trail. Travel the wine trail and enjoy a sweet treat paired with award-winning wines, spirits and ciders. Self-guided tour. Tickets are $15 and available online or at … Brought to […]

Wine industry transforms town best known for big prison – Fox News

Wine industry transforms town best known for big prisonFox News"If the wine wasn't as high quality, you wouldn't have this," said Nick Velluzzi, a Walla Walla Community College professor who studies the wine industry. "The linchpin is high quality wine. You can have great restaurants, but if you have flawed wine … and more » Brought […]