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Stanford University bans hard liquor on campus

California’s Stanford University has revised its student liquor policy and banned hard liquor on campus following a sexual assault involving a student.

Tuesday, August 23rd, 2016 No Comments »

European grapevine moth eradicated from California

US agricultural officials have confirmed the extermination of the European grapevine moth from California, which has threatened crops worth US$5.7 billion for the past seven years.

Friday, August 19th, 2016 No Comments »

California Wines confirms commitment to UK

The Wine Institute of California will be hosting a wine tasting in the UK in 2017 and remains committed to the market despite the announcement that its London-based office is closing next month.

Thursday, August 18th, 2016 No Comments »

California Wine Institute to close UK office

The Wine Institute of California is to close its UK office next month following severe cuts in funding from the US Dept of Agriculture, it was announced today.

Thursday, August 18th, 2016 2 Comments »

Scientists say eco-wine does taste better than regular wine

A recent study has confirmed that eco-friendly wines taste better than non-eco wines as well as costing less.

Thursday, August 4th, 2016 2 Comments »

Top 12 non-Italian Nebbiolos

Presenting 12 producers from around the world who are leading the way in the production of non-Italian Nebbiolo…

Thursday, August 4th, 2016 1 Comment »

Californian winery steps up expansion with acquisition

Californian winery O’Neill Vintners & Distillers has purchased the Robert Hall Winery in Paso Robles for an undisclosed sum, as it steps up its expansion plans.

Wednesday, August 3rd, 2016 No Comments »

Dogs create masterpieces at Sonoma winery

Sonoma estate Meadowcroft Wines encouraged furry friends to bring out their inner paw-cassos at a charity “Wine and Wags” painting event.

Tuesday, August 2nd, 2016 No Comments »

Napa 2016 harvest gets under way

Recent warm weather has helped grapes achieve optimal ripeness leading to what Napa Valley Grapegrowers says is another early but high-quality harvest.

Tuesday, August 2nd, 2016 No Comments »

Fire and ice in Monterey and Barolo

Summer hailstorms have wreaked havoc in Barolo causing damage to top sites in the northern Italian region, while a fire continues to blaze in Monterey.

Monday, August 1st, 2016 No Comments »

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