The Californian wine region of Paso Robles has been granted permission to set up 11 new distinct appellations within its borders.
The owner of the Robert Hall Winery in California’s Paso Robles AVA, Robert Hall, has died aged 85.
Harvey Posert Jr, the influential wine public relations figure credited with helping to establish a profile for Californian wine, has died.
US researchers have attributed yet another health benefit to an antioxidant found in red wine, linking it to the effective treatment of acne.
Two people were injured after a small plane crashed into a vineyard in Sonoma County.
Manfred Krankl, owner and winemaker at quirky Californian wine brand Sine Qua Non, is recovering in hospital after a motorbike accident.
A US wine brand is so confident in closure manufacturer Nomacorc’s Select Series product it is offering a “100% Money Back Guarantee”.
A Californian winery has been forced out of business after it was fined $115,000 for using volunteer labour.
Jackson Family Wines has set up the West Burgundy Wine Group, a new division for its top end Pinot Noir and Chardonnay-focused estates.
Napa’s wine industry has lost an estimated US$80 million after an earthquake ripped through the region last month.
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