Napa’s Quixote Winery has been sold to a Chinese-owned firm for US$29 million.
A bill allowing underage winemaking and brewing students to taste while studying has been approved by the governor of California.
From beer sommellerie to brand championing, the beer industry holds many a career path for the sud-loving job hunter.
Neil Patrick Harris has signed up as the face of Heineken USA, appearing in a series of ads mocking the country’s alcohol advertising rules.
The Stone Brewing Co. is poised to become America’s first craft brewery to open a brewery in Europe, supported by a crowdfunding initiative.
Malibu Coast in California has joined the ranks of America’s viticultural areas after a three year application process.
A new distillery set to begin production in the Cotswolds next month is drawing on Scottish expertise and a Taiwanese model in a bid to emulate the success of the US craft whiskey scene.
Jackson Family Wines has announced Master Sommelier Jennifer Huether will join the international team of the wine company this summer.
Convicted wine fraudster Rudy Kurniawan will be sentenced next week after the judgement was delayed for a third time.
A “stunner of a wine” made from an “unusual” blend of Merlot and Italian grapes and an “outstanding” white Burgundy were the toasts of the town among US wine writers this week.
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