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California vintners branch out to Italian grapes
Italian immigrants were instrumental in founding the California wine industry, yet when winemakers sought to upgrade the image of their wines in the mid-20th century, they followed the then-current fashion and went with French grapes Chardonnay and Cabernet Sauvignon…

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Controversy Over Wine Shortage Threat
U.S. bank Morgan Stanley this week warned of a looming global wine shortage, but some wine industry experts have voiced their disagreement, citing a rise in worldwide production in 2013…

Immigration reform remains an uphill battle
Despite two California Republican representatives who have thrown their support behind comprehensive immigration reform, agriculture advocates say it remains an uphill battle for action on immigration reform this year in the House of Representatives…

Argentina must make Malbec work harder – Trapiche winemaker
As many in Argentina are keen to look beyond Malbec, Trapiche’s chief winemaker thinks producers could do a lot more to promote the diverse styles of its signature grape variety…

Southern Oregon Wine Institute opens tasting room

Dundee Unveils New Look

Idaho Offers Less Frequent Reporting for Wine Direct Shippers

Warnings of False Label Trading on Web

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