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News Briefs for October 21, 2015

•The Wine Group is adding a new dark red blend, Black Forest, to its Cupcake Vineyards brand. Continue reading →

Posted in News on October 21, 2015

Wine Spectator: The Wine Group Buys Sonoma’s Benziger Winery

The Wine Group, a beverage giant known for supermarket wine brands such as Almaden and Cupcake, has acquired Benziger Family Winery, one of California’s highest-profile practitioners of organic and biodynamic grapegrowing and winemaking, the companies announced Monday. Continue reading →

Posted in News on June 9, 2015

Wine Spectator: Lawsuit Claims California Wines Contain Dangerous Arsenic Levels

Are some California wineries “secretly poisoning wine consumers”? That’s one of the incendiary charges being leveled in a class-action lawsuit against several of the biggest companies in American wine, filed March 19 in a California state court. Continue reading →

Posted in News on March 20, 2015