Home Tags ProWein

Tag: ProWein

Afternoon Brief, April 15

The Best AVA Not on the Label: If you want some great Syrah, I'm going to tell you about a place that grows it. The wines are fascinating - complex and not fruit-driven - and a true product of their unique terroir. But the region might break the American Viticultural Area system...

Afternoon Brief, March 21

Constellation’s Mondavi Improperly Obtained, Deceptively Use Famed “To Kalon” Designation: Perhaps the most prized vineyard designation in American winemaking is Napa Valleys To Kalon (Greek for the highest beauty), created by pioneering winemaker H.W. Crabb in the late 19th century ...

Afternoon Brief, March 19

Vintage Wine Estates Purchases 1,986 Acre Laetitia Winery Estate on the California Central Coast: Vintage Wine Estates has purchased Laetitia Vineyard & Winery. Laetitia, located in the Arroyo Grande AVA, is one of the notable, foundation wineries of the region...

Afternoon Brief, March 18

Constellation Brands May Sell Cheap Wine Brands to Gallo: Constellation Brands may sell off some of its lower-end wine brands to Gallo Winery, according to CNBC. The report comes after Constellation said last month that it may sell up to 40% of its wine brands because they are underperforming...

New ProWein Director Announced

New leadership for global Prowein portfolio: Bastian Mingers Named Global Head for Wine & Spirits and Director of ProWein A change is coming to the leadership for...

Afternoon Brief, November 20

Feds Shut Down Controversial Elouan Wine Labels: California winery Copper Cane has been ordered by the federal government to change the labels on its Elouan wines, which are made in California but labeled as Oregon wines and sold as such by retailers.

Afternoon Brief, November 8

New Mondavi Plan Upsets Some Locals: Despite the passing of its two iconic founding brothers Robert and Peter and the sale of the Robert Mondavi Winery in 2004, the current and third generation of Mondavi family members continues to show a keen interest in the wine business ...

TEXSOM Announces 2018 ProWein Contest Winners

Sommeliers Rebecca Miles-Steiner and Stacey Land selected to attend ProWein 2019 Irving, Texas (September 11, 2018) –– TEXSOM today announced that Sommeliers Rebecca Miles-Steiner and...

Afternoon Brief, June 25

Subscribe to the Afternoon Brief   Trending Story: Wine and Weed Go to War in Oregon Pot legalization has pitted a wine farmer against a weed...

29 Canadian Wineries Exhibit at International Trade Fair in Düsseldorf, Germany

OTTAWA, ON (March 2, 2018) – Amongst the pavilions in the overseas section of ProWein 2018, there will be a special spotlight on...

Afternoon Brief, February 12

Subscribe to the Afternoon Brief   Trending Story: Napa Grape Prices Up 11.5% Prices for red wine grapes from California rose 5.1% in 2017, compared to...

Surge in Wine Tourism Brings Huge Opportunities

By Mark Angelillo Tourism contributes to a nation’s economic vitality. It can do the same for any wine region or brand. The link between wine and travel...

Afternoon Brief, January 11

Subscribe to the Afternoon Brief   Trending Story: Wine’s Most Inspiring People 2018: Crafting Wine and Legacy in Washington Chris Upchurch is at a point in...

Afternoon Brief, December 26

California North Coast Wine M&A Slows in 2017 Amid Smaller Crop The brisk pace for sales of North Coast vineyards, wine brands and wineries in recent years slowed in 2017. It was a "roller-coaster ride" of a growing year that ended with a long, likely below-average-sized harvest punctuated by record September temperatures and October wildfires...