Category Archives: Wine

Vino del Sol Intros Wine by Former Chateau Petrus Winemaker

It’s an Argentine Merlot blend by winemaker Jean Claude Berrouet, the famed former winemaker of the prestigious Chateau Petrus in the Pomerol region of Bordeaux who is renowned for his mastery of Merlot. Berrouet, who previously presided over 44 vintages at … Continue reading

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Dreaming Tree Wines Reaches $1 Million in Aid to Conservation

The California wine brand from award-winning winemaker Sean McKenzie and musician Dave Matthews said it has hit $1 Million in charitable donations to The Wilderness Society and Living Lands & Waters in support of reforestation and conservation, a goal it … Continue reading

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Ronald Reagan Decided 33 Years Ago 18-Year-Olds Can’t Buy a Beer

Consider chugging one for the Gipper this afternoon. Thirty-three years ago Monday (6/17), President Reagan yielded to peer pressure and, using the power of the federal purse-strings, forced the states to play the worst drinking game of all time. With … Continue reading

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Carlson Creek Intros an Arizona Malbec

One of the largest vineyards in Arizona, Carlson Creek Vineyard, took advantage of similar growing conditions in its part of Arizona to those in Argentina and Chile and planted Malbec. The result, being unveiled this week, is a full-bodied 2015 … Continue reading

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Online Bev/Al Delivery Service Raises $5.4 Million

Saucey, an alcohol delivery logistics company, said it raised $5.4 million in a Series A financing round. Bullpen Capital led the investment round with participation from existing and new investors including Blumberg Capital, Structure Capital and HashtagOne. The investment brings … Continue reading

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Coppola Shifts Consumer Marketing, Will Focus on Digital

In announcing the new consumer marketing campaign, Jennifer Leitman, The Family Coppola’s senior vp-marketing, said a key part of the campaign is a short film contest hosted by the winery, the winner of which will premiere at the winery’s private … Continue reading

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