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Tuesday 2 September 2014

Sonoma

Napa wineries rattled by 6.1 earthquake

On the eve of the 2014 harvest, Napa Valley wineries were rocked by a 6.1 magnitude earthquake in the early hours of Sunday morning.

Tuesday, August 26th, 2014 No Comments »

Winery’s left-over skins turned into crisps

A baked snack made from “grape flour” milled from the seeds and skins of Sonoma County grapes is making waves on the US snack scene.

Thursday, July 3rd, 2014 No Comments »

Bob Sessions dies aged 82

One of California’s great winemakers, Bob Sessions, has died aged 82.

Thursday, May 15th, 2014 No Comments »

Pernod steps up wine focus as sales slide

Pernod Ricard has returned to the acquisition trail after signing a deal to buy the assets of Kenwood Vineyards in Sonoma, California.

Thursday, April 24th, 2014 No Comments »

The Proust Q&A: Joel Peterson

The “King of Zin” on his insatiable thirst for Champagne, his beloved electric car and drinking Egon Müller Auslese with Einstein.

Friday, March 14th, 2014 No Comments »

Top 10 wine attractions: Napa and Sonoma

There are surely few better ways to enjoy the Californian sun than by visiting the region’s numerous vineyards, fine wine bars and restaurants.

Friday, February 28th, 2014 4 Comments »

World’s first square wine bottle released

California producer Truett-Hurst has launched the world’s first wine range housed in square bottles.

Thursday, October 17th, 2013 9 Comments »

California 2013: “Another excellent vintage”

California is hailing 2013 another first-rate vintage, following last year’s harvest, which was extremely highly rated right across the state.

Tuesday, October 8th, 2013 No Comments »

Top 10 stories on db.com this week

From celebrity wine to Star Trek and troublesome beer commercials, we reveal the most popular stories on the drinks business website over the last week.

Friday, June 7th, 2013 No Comments »

Former Screaming Eagle owner buys Mayacamas Vineyards

Charles Banks, the former owner of California cult winery Screaming Eagle, has bought historic Napa Valley estate Mayacamas Vineyards.

Wednesday, May 1st, 2013 No Comments »

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