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kjct8.com - Yzabelah Roberts - Palisade wine industry changes amidst the pandemic
Palisade wine industry changes amidst the pandemic
KJCT

Published: Sep. 30, 2020 at 7:06 PM MDT|Updated: 54 minutes ago The Palisade wine industry is experiencing both expansion and loss during the pandemic-- Colorado Vintner's Collective opened their doors for the first time this month-- something…

businessinsider.com - Joey Hadden - Photos show the devastation of the Glass Incident Fire on Wine Country
Photos show the devastation of the Glass Incident Fire on Wine Country
Business Insider

The Glass Incident Fire sparked early Sunday morning, and it has ravaged 48,440 acres of Napa County and surrounding areas so far. Many of these acres included warehouses and vineyards of the county's many wineries. Smoke from the fire taints…

napavalleyregister.com - Sarah Parvini - Fires again ravage a California wine industry already reeling. 'It's very heartbreaking
Fires again ravage a California wine industry already reeling. 'It's very heartbreaking
Napa Valley Register

The owners of the Castello di Amorosa winery spent $40 million re-creating a 13th century Tuscan castle in Napa Valley, replete with stone turrets and towers, and a small drawbridge. When the Glass fire hit Amorosa and other Napa wineries Sunday…

mediapost.com - Laurie Sullivan - Relax, Drink, Prove Performance: How Firstleaf Increased Wine Subscriptions
Relax, Drink, Prove Performance: How Firstleaf Increased Wine Subscriptions
MediaPost

by Laurie Sullivan, Staff Writer @lauriesullivan, 8 minutes ago Firstleaf, a wine subscription service, proved the performance of its ads running on Taboola through clicks and an increase in subscriptions by 478%. Emily Spears, director of…

salon.com - Matthew Rozsa - Can California's wine country survive the climate crisis?
Can California's wine country survive the climate crisis?
Salon

Most American wine-lovers feel a connection to California wines, widely considered to be on par with the esteemed vineyards of France and Italy in terms of quality. So the wildfire destruction of much of California's wine country may feel…

watoday.com.au - Daile Cross - Maylands wine store wins long fight for liquor licence
Maylands wine store wins long fight for liquor licence
WAtoday

In June, WA today reported the laws had 'backfired', preventing the quirky Commune Wine Store from opening and leading to a long-lasting fight with the Department of Racing, Gaming and Liquor. Commune's three founders, two of them Maylands…

kqed.org - Glass Fire Continues Ruthless Assault on Wine Country as Firefighters Brace for More Wind
Glass Fire Continues Ruthless Assault on Wine Country as Firefighters Brace for More Wind
KQED

Skip to latest evacuation orders and shelter information Tell us: What do you want to know about wildfire evacuations in a pandemic? Flames continued to devour large swaths of brush and trees in the North Bay wine country on Wednesday, as…

dispatch.com - Jon Christensen, The Columbus Dispatch - Wine review: 2018 Chemistry Williamette Pinot Noir
Wine review: 2018 Chemistry Williamette Pinot Noir
The Columbus Dispatch

Wine: 2018 Chemistry Willamette Pinot Noir Availability: Barrel & Bottle, Chateau Wine & Spirits (Polaris), Granville Market, Village Wine Shop (Shawnee Hills), and Weiland's Market Aroma: pure yet complex pinot noir scents Flavor: classic Pacific…

timeout.com - Laura Richards - The UK's first orange-wine bar has opened in London
The UK's first orange-wine bar has opened in London
Time Out

Lots of things in London are changing but one thing still remains: the thirst for a glass of the good stuff. And as Hackney restaurant Silver Lining – the sister to neighbouring cocktail bar Every Cloud (yes, we see what you did there and we…

houstonchronicle.com - Dale Robertson - Inside Vault & Vino, Montrose's new wine storage facility
Inside Vault & Vino, Montrose's new wine storage facility
Houston Chronicle

Although Andrew Murland readily admits he's a wine neophyte, he earned an A+ for location and execution with his Vault & Vino, the new wine-storage facility in Montrose. The spacious common areas and reservable rooms are gorgeously appointed, most…

businessinsider.com.au - Joey Hadden - Photos show an astonishing scale of devastation in Northern California's wine country, where the Glass Fire has torched entire warehouses, tasting rooms, and vineyards
Photos show an astonishing scale of devastation in Northern California's wine country, where the Glass Fire has torched entire warehouses, tasting rooms, and vineyards
Business Insider

Justin Sullivan/Getty ImagesResidents look on as the Glass Fire burns through the area on September 27, 2020 in Calistoga, California. The Glass Incident Fire sparked early Sunday morning, and it has ravaged 48,440 acres of Napa County and…

freemalaysiatoday.com - Afp - California is burning': Damage to US wine region laid bare
California is burning': Damage to US wine region laid bare
Free Malaysia Today

CALISTOGA: The scale of wildfire devastation to Napa's world-famous wine region was laid bare Wednesday as firefighters reported minor progress battling the flames and a separate California blaze claimed its latest victim. At least a dozen Napa…

oregonwinepress.com - Mark Stock - Blazing a Wine Trail
Blazing a Wine Trail
Oregon Wine Press

The union of professional athletes and fine wine is nothing new. But something changed for the better this year, and it all went down in the most unlikely of places, under the most unlikely of circumstances. When the National Basketball Association…

theprovince.com - James Nevison - Wine Guy: Proper pairings can make the meal
Wine Guy: Proper pairings can make the meal
The Province

I recently had the pleasure of participating as a judge in Wines of British Columbia's “Chef Meets B.C. Grape Somm Smackdown Competition.” The event was a testament to creative marketing in the time of COVID as all judges were shipped…

marketingdive.com - Barefoot Wine toasts beauty experience of Black women with video series
Barefoot Wine toasts beauty experience of Black women with video series
Marketing Dive

Barefoot Wine on Tuesday launched “We Stan for Her,' a four-part web series highlighting the beauty experience of Black women in the U.S, according to a press release. The series features musician-actress Jordin Sparks, dancer-actress Ashley…

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