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Saturday 1 August 2015

USA

Man steals $2k of wine from restaurant

A man has been arrested after stealing $2,300 worth of fine wine from the California restaurant at which he used to work.

Friday, December 5th, 2014 1 Comment »

Young Americans ditching beer for wine

Young Americans are falling out of love with beer while their preference for wine and spirits increases, according to a study by Goldman Sachs.

Friday, December 5th, 2014 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 »

Inside America’s priciest property

America’s most expensive house has gone on sale complete with a vast wine cellar and vineyard.

Monday, November 10th, 2014 1 Comment »

Groupon launches wine range

Deal-of-the-day website Groupon has launched a range of own-label wines inspired by the company’s mascot, Groupon the Cat.

Wednesday, November 5th, 2014 No Comments »

Oregon cattle develop a taste for Pinot

Van Duzer Vineyards in Oregon has found a novel use for its leftover Pinot Noir grape pomace – feeding it to calves on a neighbouring farm.

Tuesday, October 28th, 2014 No Comments »

Police investigating US winemaker’s death

Police in Oregon are investigating the death of pioneering Washington-based winemaker Eric Dunham whose body was found in Cannon Beach last Thursday.

Monday, October 27th, 2014 No Comments »

Obituary: Harvey Posert Jr

Harvey Posert Jr, the influential wine public relations figure credited with helping to establish a profile for Californian wine, has died.

Monday, October 6th, 2014 No Comments »

New ‘cult’ California wine released

A California Cabernet tipped to achieve cult status has gone on sale priced at $799 a bottle.

Friday, September 5th, 2014 1 Comment »

Town painted blue for Bud Light campaign

A town has been painted blue and rebranded “Whatever, USA” as part of an elaborate marketing campaign for Budweiser Light.

Friday, September 5th, 2014 No Comments »

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