Sonoma

Vineyard worker dies after being crushed by tractor part

A man working at Arrowhead Vineyard in Sonoma has been killed after being crushed to death by a tractor's tiller when trying to remove some wire from its tines. 

Limarí cements position as a top place in Chile for Chardonnay

Chile’s Limarí Valley is cementing its reputation as one the greatest places for Chardonnay in the world as both Santa Rita and Concha y Toro shift 100% of their sourcing to this northerly coastal region for their top whites.

The best Sauvignon Blancs from the 2017 Global Masters

While consumers love Sauvignon Blanc, many in the trade treat it with disdain. But as our annual competition shows, in the right hands, this grape can create genuinely exciting expressions – at all price points.

US direct-to-consumer wine shipments set to top $3bn in 2018

According to a report compiled by Sovos and Wines & Vines, US wineries shipped 5.78 million cases of wine in 2017, valued at over US$2.69 billion, with shipments set to top $3 billion this year. 

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