Category Archives: Wine

Southern Glazer’s Marks 10 Years with NYC Wine & Food Festival

Southern Glazer’s Wine & Spirits said it is celebrating its 10th consecutive year as the host of the Food Network & Cooking Channel New York City Wine & Food Festival presented by Coca-

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What We’re Reading —

Why You Won’t See Big Names at This Year’s Great American Beer Festival   Well-known names such as Wicked Weed, which has won four GABF awards since 2013, and Goose Island, with 29 total medals, won’t be pouring this year. … Continue reading

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At Least 7 Calif. Wineries Destroyed in Fire; Wine Community Rallies to Aid Victims

Those Northern California wildfires destroyed at least seven wineries, according to the San Jose Mercury News, which tallied the devastation.  The wineries lost include Helena View Johnston Vineyards, Signorello Estate Vineyards, VinRoc, White Rock Vineyards, Paradise Ridge Winery, Frey Vineyards, … Continue reading

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Backpack Wine Intros New Variety, Hires Regional Sales Director

Backpack Wine, the premium canned wine blended from Washington State grapes and produced by Source Code Beverage, Oak Brook, Ill., is expanding its portfolio and its national footprint with a new Rowdy Red variety and the addition

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How the Napa Fires Could Affect Taste, Price Of Wine

Smoky flavors in wine are a possibility in the aftermath of the fires charring Napa, Sonoma and other parts of Northern California wine country. The effect, called smoke taint, occurs when compounds in wildfire smoke are absorbed by vines and … Continue reading

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LVMH Wine & Spirits Sales Up 8% to Record

LVMH Moët Hennessy Louis Vuitton said its Wines & Spirits business group recorded organic revenue growth of 8% in

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