The wine cellar of disgraced oilman Aubrey McClendon was sold for US$8.44 million in Chicago at the weekend.
The 2013 vintage of Opus One was released to La Place in Bordeaux at the beginning of September.
Margrit Biever Mondavi, widow of California wine pioneer Robert Mondavi and a passionate ambassador for the Napa Valley, has died aged 91.
Francis Ford Coppola is suing an Oregon-based wine producer claiming that its Copa Di Vino “Winemaker’s Cut” infringes upon the trademark for his own “Director’s Cut” wine.
Stellenbosch needs to invest more tourism in order to realize its potential as a leading wine destination, an expert of American wine tourism has claimed.
The cellar of the late Aubrey McClendon, during his lifetime one of the biggest wine collectors in the US, is to be auctioned off by Hart Davis Hart this September.
Recent warm weather has helped grapes achieve optimal ripeness leading to what Napa Valley Grapegrowers says is another early but high-quality harvest.
Napa Valley should embrace its heritage grapes such as Charbono and reduce its reliance on Cabernet Sauvignon, according to Jackson family winemaker Chris Carpenter.
South Korea and Singapore are the two latest countries to pledge to recognise the Napa Valley name with regards the sale and production of wine.
California’s E&J Gallo has announced its purchase of Napa’s Orin Swift, the latest in a raft of acquisitions within the Napa Valley as it continues to strengthen its premium portfolio.
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