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Napa should embrace its heritage grapes

Napa Valley should embrace its heritage grapes such as Charbono and reduce its reliance on Cabernet Sauvignon, according to Jackson family winemaker Chris Carpenter.

Wednesday, July 20th, 2016 4 Comments »

Napa secures further Asian protection

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.

Wednesday, July 13th, 2016 No Comments »

E&J Gallo snaps up Napa’s Orin Swift

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.

Friday, June 10th, 2016 No Comments »

African safari sets Auction Napa Valley alight

A four-day safari in South Africa was the highest-grossing lot at this year’s Auction Napa Valley, which helped to raise US$14.3 million for various charities.

Tuesday, June 7th, 2016 No Comments »

Founder of Napa’s Chappellet winery dies

Donn Chappellet, the founder of Pritchard Hill’s Chappellet Winery and leader in the Napa Valley wine community, has died aged 84.

Tuesday, May 24th, 2016 No Comments »

Duckhorn owner buys Napa’s Far Niente

A majority stake of Far Niente Wine Estates in the Napa Valley has been sold to private equity firm GI Partners, the majority shareholder of Duckhorn.

Thursday, May 19th, 2016 No Comments »

NVV announces details of HK sale

Napa Valley Vintners has announced the date of its ‘Premiere Napa Valley Hong Kong Auction’ this November and the names of the wineries involved.

Wednesday, May 18th, 2016 No Comments »

HDH celebrates ‘superb’ auction

US auction house Hart Davis Hart is celebrating its May sale which brought in US$5.9 million thanks to demand for Bordeaux, Champagne and cult Napa Cab.

Wednesday, May 18th, 2016 No Comments »

New Napa Wine Train route to open

A new Napa Wine Train route which will drop off wine tourists directly outside Robert Mondavi, Charles Krug, Merryvale and V Sattui wineries is set to open.

Friday, May 6th, 2016 No Comments »

Mondavi: Continuum 2013 one of the best yet

Tim Mondavi, head of Napa estate Continuum has said that he is “most proud” of the 2013 vintage which is the first release from his newly built winery in Pritchard Hill.

Friday, April 29th, 2016 No Comments »

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