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Saturday 23 August 2014

California

Two Buck Chuck accused of containing animal remains

A Huffington Post blogger has hit out at popular American wine brand Two Buck Chuck, accusing the wines of containing dead animal remains.

Wednesday, August 13th, 2014 1 Comment »

US wineries count cost of latest fire

Winemakers in the Sierra Nevada foothills of California are assessing levels of smoke taint in their vineyards after a fire swept through the region earlier this month.

Tuesday, August 12th, 2014 No Comments »

Wines’ regional ‘fingerprints’ traced

Unique chemical characteristics could be used to identify the region of a wine, assess its quality and even help prevent fraud.

Tuesday, August 12th, 2014 No Comments »

Rapper E-40’s wine a sell-out success

West Coast rapper E-40’s three strong range of wines from California’s Central Valley is proving a sell-out success in the States.

Thursday, August 7th, 2014 No Comments »

African-American wines served at White House

Wines by African-American winemakers were served at the White House this week at the US-Africa Leaders’ Summit dinner.

Wednesday, August 6th, 2014 8 Comments »

Napa struck by earthquake

California’s famous wine-producing Napa region has been struck by an earthquake, waking residents with loud rumbles near its epicentre.

Tuesday, August 5th, 2014 No Comments »

Sager + Wilde to open second bar

Husband and wife duo Michael and Charlotte Sager-Wilde are to open a second wine bar this month under the railway arches in Bethnal Green.

Friday, August 1st, 2014 No Comments »

Wine auctioneer on embezzlement charges

The founder of online auction site WineGavel has been charged with 12 counts of theft and embezzlement worth over US$500,000.

Friday, August 1st, 2014 No Comments »

California drought affects beer production

A severe drought in California is affecting the amount of beer the state’s many craft breweries can produce –as demand continues to sky-rocket.

Thursday, July 31st, 2014 No Comments »

Napa Valley kicks off 2014 harvest

Napa Valley producers are hoping for a third bumper vintage in a row this year, as the region’s annual harvest gets underway.

Wednesday, July 30th, 2014 No Comments »

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