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Saturday 6 February 2016

Napa Valley

Napa prepares for Super Bowl 50

Napa Valley is gearing up for an influx of visitors arriving for the Super Bowl this weekend.

Thursday, February 4th, 2016 No Comments »

Pontet-Canet buys Robin Williams’ Napa estate

Alfred and Melanie Tesseron of Bordeaux fifth growth Pontet-Canet have purchased the late Robin Williams’ Napa vineyard after its asking price was slashed to US$22.9 million (£16m).

Monday, January 25th, 2016 No Comments »

New nanobrewery for Napa

A new experimental ‘nanobrewery’ is set to open in Napa Valley this spring, adding another string to the region’s beer bow.

Monday, January 25th, 2016 No Comments »

Napa producers agree to stop using ‘Port’ on labels

Three Napa Valley producers have voluntarily agreed to stop using the term “Port” on their fortified wine labels, with Napa Valley Vintners calling on others to follow suit.

Thursday, January 21st, 2016 1 Comment »

Fine wine in focus: California

Italy and Champagne are hot topics in fine wine at the moment but California, and Napa in particular, is emerging strongly too.

Tuesday, January 5th, 2016 No Comments »

Fine wine’s biggest risers of 2015

After a year of ups and then downs the ten best performing wines of 2015 reflect the renewed diversity of the fine wine market.

Monday, January 4th, 2016 No Comments »

Napa receives Certification Mark

The Napa Valley has received a ‘Certification Mark’ from the US Patent and Trademark Office – the first of its kind for a winemaking region in the US.

Tuesday, December 8th, 2015 No Comments »

Napa secures recognition in Israel and Turkey

The Napa Valley Vintners association has secured recognition of the Californian region in Turkey and Israel.

Wednesday, December 2nd, 2015 No Comments »

Skalli sells St. Supéry Estate to Chanel

Languedoc-based producer Skalli has sold its Napa Valley winery St. Supéry Estate to fashion house Chanel for an undisclosed sum.

Wednesday, October 21st, 2015 No Comments »

Napa winemakers praise 2015

Napa Valley’s winemakers are giving “high praise” to the 2015 vintage now that the harvest is almost over.

Thursday, October 8th, 2015 No Comments »

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