You are currently viewing the International Edition. You can also switch to the Hong Kong Edition.
Friday 30 January 2015

Sonoma

Sonoma unveils 100-year business plan

A 100-year plan to preserve and develop sustainable agriculture in California’s Sonoma County well into the 22nd century has been launched.

Friday, January 16th, 2015 No Comments »

Bob Cabral confirms new Sonoma role

Former Williams Selyem winemaker Bob Cabral has been confirmed in a new post as director of winemaking at fellow Sonoma producer Three Sticks Wines.

Friday, January 9th, 2015 No Comments »

Asian buyers push up vineyard prices

Wealthy Asians are broadening their search for wine estates, driving major price hikes in regions such as Sonoma, Hawke’s Bay and Barossa Valley.

Monday, January 5th, 2015 No Comments »

Domaine Carneros sued over vineyard name

A small winery on the Sonoma Coast is suing Californian sparkling wine estate Domaine Carneros for copyright infringement over its La Terre Promise vineyard.

Friday, November 21st, 2014 No Comments »

California hails ‘excellent’ 2014 vintage

Despite a devastating earthquake and continued drought, Californian vintners are hailing the 2014 harvest as the “third great vintage of the decade”.

Tuesday, October 28th, 2014 No Comments »

Sheryl Crow partners with US winery

Sheryl Crow has joined up with Chateau St. Jean winery in California’s Sonoma Valley to raise money for Breast Cancer Awareness Month.

Thursday, October 2nd, 2014 No Comments »

Woman creates disabled wine guide

A disabled woman frustrated at the lack of information on access when travelling has started a guide to California’s wine country for the disabled.

Thursday, October 2nd, 2014 No Comments »

Plane crashes into Sonoma County vineyard

Two people were injured after a small plane crashed into a vineyard in Sonoma County.

Friday, September 26th, 2014 No Comments »

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 »

Most Read

Top 10 most expensive beer countries

7th November, 2014 by Neal Baker

10 of the world's oldest pubs

4th November, 2014 by Lauren Eads

Top 10 alcohol brand stereotypes

24th November, 2014 by Lauren Eads

Top 10 wine faux pas

19th November, 2014 by Lauren Eads

Top 10 Christmas cocktails

3rd December, 2014 by Neal Baker

Top 10 bizarre US drinking laws

18th November, 2014 by Lauren Eads

Top 10 Champagne movies

2nd December, 2014 by Lauren Eads

Top 10 gadget gifts for wine lovers

25th November, 2014 by Lauren Eads

Top 10 gadget gifts for beer lovers

9th December, 2014 by Lauren Eads

Top 10 Japanese whiskies

13th November, 2014 by Neal Baker