California wine pioneer James L. Barrett, owner of Château Montelena in the Napa Valley, has died aged 86.
Jackson Family Wines is to buy three vineyard properties in Oregon’s Willamette Valley.
Californian spirits company Peligroso has launched the world’s first cinnamon-flavoured Tequila onto the US market.
California makes the best Chardonnay in the New World according to Anne-Claude Leflaive of leading Puligny-Montrachet estate Domaine Leflaive.
Mira Winery in St. Helena, California, has submerged four cases of 2009 Cabernet Sauvignon in Charleston Harbor to see if the ocean affects how the wine ages.
Facebook has started selling wine via a new online store on the site that encourages its US customers to send gifts to their Facebook friends.
Pop sensation Lady Gaga’s favourite wines have been revealed during a court case with her former personal assistant Jennifer O’Neill.
China is set to become the sixth largest wine producer in the world by 2016, according to the latest figures from Vinexpo.
British drinkers are to consume more sparkling wine than any other country in the world by 2016, according to the latest data from Vinexpo.
American wine critic Robert Parker will be inducted into the Culinary Institute of America’s Vintners Hall of Fame next month.
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