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News Briefs for October 19, 2017

•Luxury goods empire Chanel Group has added another prominent Bordeaux estate to its portfolio, announcing today that it has purchased Château Berliquet in St.-Emilion. Continue reading →

Posted in News on October 19, 2017

Wine Spectator: Northern California Vintners Assess Wildfire Damage

The smoke and ash remain thick over large parts of Sonoma and Napa Counties, but residents are returning and businesses are reopening. Continue reading →

Posted in News on October 18, 2017

Wine Spectator: Firefighters Make Progress in Devastating California Wine-Country Fires

Monday, a week after the deadliest wildfires in California’s modern history began, brought a mix of hope and despair to residents of the state’s northern wine regions. Continue reading →

Posted in News on October 17, 2017

Wine Spectator: California Fire Crews Make Progress, But Blazes Rage On

While firefighters in Northern California made inroads yesterday, the wildfires wreaking havoc across the region’s wine country are far from out. Continue reading →

Posted in News on October 13, 2017

Wine Spectator: Massive California Wine-Country Fires Worsen, Sending More Residents Fleeing

Residents of Northern California wine country were wondering if they would lose everything Wednesday as several large wildfires continued to spread throughout Napa, Sonoma and Mendocino Counties, advancing on more towns, including Calistoga and Geyserville, which are under mandatory evacuation orders, and getting closer to the outskirts of the city of Napa, in the south of the appellation. Continue reading →

Posted in News on October 12, 2017

Wine Spectator: Firefighters Battle Massive Fires in Napa, Sonoma and Mendocino

Cooler temperatures, higher humidity levels and weaker winds on Tuesday allowed firefighters in some of Northern California’s most renowned wine areas to escalate their battle against the devastating wildfires that started Sunday night, spurring an estimated 25,000 people to flee their homes, wiping out entire neighborhoods and scorching more than 100,000 acres. Continue reading →

Posted in News on October 11, 2017

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