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Wine Spectator Scholarship Foundation Donates $10 Million To Napa Valley College

The Wine Spectator Scholarship Foundation is donating $10 million to expand and update the teaching facilities of Napa Valley College (NVC) and its Viticulture, Wine and Technology (VWT) program. Continue reading →

Posted in News on September 15, 2021

Straight Talk With Wine Spectator: Barbara Banke of Jackson Family Wines

Wine Spectator senior editor MaryAnn Worobiec recently spoke with Barbara Banke, chairwoman and proprietor of Jackson Family Wines, as part of the magazine’s Instagram Live interview series Straight Talk with Wine Spectator. Continue reading →

Posted in News on September 3, 2021

Wine Spectator: Jackson Family Pushes For Greater Action On Climate Change And Sustainability

A little over a week after a United Nations panel issued a stark report on the rapid pace of climate change, one of the world’s most influential wine companies, California-based Jackson Family Wines, announced a 10-year plan to help fight climate change and pursue other broad environmental and social responsibility goals. Continue reading →

Posted in News on August 27, 2021

Wine Spectator: Becky Wasserman, American Champion Of Burgundy’s Small Wineries, Dies At 84

Becky Wasserman, founder of Le Serbet and Becky Wasserman & Co., died Aug. 20 of a respiratory illness. She had suffered from chronic obstructive pulmonary disease for several years, according to her family. Continue reading →

Posted in News on August 24, 2021

News Briefs for August 24, 2021

•Highland Park single malt Scotch whisky, part of the Edrington portfolio, will introduce Highland Park Cask Strength Release No. 2 in late October. Continue reading →

Posted in News on August 24, 2021

Wine Spectator: Should Restaurants Require Proof of Vaccination?

On Aug. 3, New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio announced that customers of restaurants and bars (as well as gyms and movie theaters) would be required to provide proof of vaccination to be served indoors. Continue reading →

Posted in News on August 9, 2021

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