Category Archives: Wine

Gloria Ferrer Seeks ‘Most Glorious Appetizer’ Recipe

Gloria Ferrer Caves & Vineyards is willing to pay $5,000 to get the nation’s most glorious appetizer recipe to pair with its Gloria Ferrer Sonoma Brut.

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Want to Have a Healthy Mind in a Healthy (Older) Body? Drink a Bit

Among white, middle-class men and women 85 and older, individuals who consumed “moderate to heavy” amounts of alcohol five to seven days a week were twice as likely to be cognitively healthy than non-drinkers, according to a new study published … Continue reading

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Black Box Wines Launches Rewards Program

Black Box Wines, the best-selling premium 3 liter boxed wine in the U.S., launched Black Box Rewards – a new loyalty program for its U.S. consumers. The program features a system

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Charles Smith Renames Firm ‘Wines of Substance’

Charles Smith, founder of Washington State’s largest winemaker-owned winery and the fourth largest wine producer in the state, announced a new name for his international company – Wines of Substance. This launches a revitalized vision for his portfolio of high-caliber … Continue reading

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Ardagh Opens Office in Napa

The new office at 550 Gateway Dr., Suite 80, Napa, Calif., is intended to better service the company’s Ardagh Direct customers. Ardagh Direct was launched in January to give wineries of all sizes west of the Rocky Mountains the option … Continue reading

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Maine to Boost Prices of Minis, Low-End Spirits

Maine’s profits from sales of liquor have remained flat, even though sales have been growing 4% to 5% a year.  So the Maine Bureau of Alcoholic Beverages and Lottery Operations plans to raise prices of

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