Tag Archive: Korbel
Long the dominant player in California’s Methode Champenoise sparkling segment, Korbel has gained momentum amid the U.S. market’s sparkling wine boom.
The Michael family, founders of California’s Peter Michael Winery, have joined the ranks of industry sponsors for Sonoma State University’s Wine Spectator Learning Center. Continue reading →Posted in News on August 31, 2015
Ron Rubin, founder of Sonoma winemaker The Rubin Family of Wines, has joined the list of supporters for the Wine Spectator Learning Center (WSLC), the future home of the Wine Business Institute at Sonoma State University. Continue reading →Posted in News on July 16, 2015
While imports have driven much of sparkling wine’s U.S. growth lately, domestic offerings are also flourishing, increasing 7% to 9.35 million cases in 2014, with their total about 2 million cases higher than the import segment. Continue reading →Posted in News on June 11, 2015
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
•Napa Valley’s fabled Mayacamas Vineyards is reopening this month with a new team led by owners Charles and Ali Banks of Terroir, Inc. Continue reading →Posted in News on January 20, 2015