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Wine Spectator: At Least 10 Dead And Two Wineries Destroyed As Wildfires Devastate Parts Of Napa And Sonoma Counties

Multiple wildfires spread across large portions of Napa and Sonoma counties Sunday night and early Monday morning, forcing thousands from their homes, burning hundreds of structures and scorching tens of thousands of acres. Continue reading →

Posted in News on October 10, 2017

Wine Spectator: Donald Carano, Sonoma Chardonnay Pioneer, Dies At 85

Donald Louis Carano, a pioneer of California’s rich, plush style of Chardonnay at his majestic Ferrari-Carano Winery and Vineyards in Sonoma County, died Tuesday at his home in Reno, Nev., after a long illness. Continue reading →

Posted in News on October 6, 2017

Wine Spectator: How Much Is America’s Wine Industry Worth?

To the average wine lover, their favorite alcoholic beverage is an important part of their quality of life. Continue reading →

Posted in News on September 28, 2017

Wine Spectator: Charles Banks Enters Prison, Sells Stake in Napa’s Mayacamas

Former wine executive Charles Banks reported to the Federal Prison Camp at Maxwell Air Force Base in Montgomery, Ala., Tuesday, beginning a four-year sentence for fraud at the minimum-security facility. Continue reading →

Posted in News on September 8, 2017

Wine Spectator: Belgian Businessman Purchases Château Phélan Ségur

One of Bordeaux’s most promising properties is acquiring a new owner with deep pockets. Continue reading →

Posted in News on September 6, 2017

Jackson Family’s Barbara Banke Earns Wine Spectator’s 2017 Distinguished Service Award

Barbara Banke, who helped her late husband Jess Jackson build a wine empire on the success of Kendall-Jackson Vintner’s Reserve Chardonnay and has led it to new heights since his passing, is the recipient of Wine Spectator’s Distinguished Service Award for 2017. Continue reading →

Posted in News on August 1, 2017

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