19 April 2014

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On Cheers2Wine Blog almost 2 years ago.
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The Girl and the Fig - Sonoma is a popular restaurant located in downtown Sonoma. Serving French and California cuisine in a casual and cozy atmosphere, the food is outstanding.

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By Mike Veseth of The Wine Economist 3 days ago.
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HEC Montréal, CA Wineries' Performance, Response to a Crisis Period

Juan Sebastian CASTILLO-VALERO , Katrin SIMON-ELORZ, Ma Carmen GARCIA-CORTIJO

Universidad de Castilla la Mancha & Universidad Pública de Navarra, ES Quality Improvements and International Positioning of Chilean and Argentine Wines

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UNCTAD, CH Winegrower or Winemaker? Influence on Business Efficiency in Burgundy

Georges GIRAUD…

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By Andy Cheese of WINE IN SWEDEN 14 hours ago.
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…bears a purplish-pink fruit. According to research performed by the University of California, it is predominantly (over 90%) vitis vinifera.

This wine was imported by The WineAgency Sweden AB.

Colour : Pale watery straw

Aroma : Lemon, minerals, smoke, herbs

Taste : Zingy lemon, minerals, green apples, herbs

Alcohol : 12%

Price : 149 SEK

Systembolaget Number : 6601

Mark : C-

Website : Grace Wine

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By steve of STEVE HEIMOFF| WINE BLOG almost 3 years ago.
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It is odd, when you think about it, that California- the most experimental and forward-looking of American states, a place where innovation has ruled for more than a century-should have been so slow to adapt to a grape so well known and respected in Old Europe. But so it has been. I have tasted and reviewed close to 100,000 California wines during my career, and yet a little more than one hundred of them have been Tempranillo. There were a mere 957 acres of it, bearing and non-bearing, …

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By Vineyards of J News You Can Use over 3 years ago.
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HEALDSBURG, CALIFORNIA— (October 25, 2010) — J Vineyards & Winery concluded its 2010 wine harvest last Friday, and not a moment too soon. Early fall rains drenched most of Northern California over the weekend, bringing an end to a most unusual grape-growing season.

"We beat the rains," said J Winemaker George Bursick . "The irony is that for all the anguish about a late season, we managed to end four days earlier than last year."

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…in college. Yes, I know, I enjoy torture. This three day intensive delves into the intricacies of California's wine and wine regions, and examines their impact on the world of wine.

When I walked in to the room of wine professionals, somms, and other industry members, I knew I had a good baseline knowledge of California wine. At least I thought I did. As we moved through the state, starting each morning with a taste of sparkling wine from the focal region of that day, SF Wine School…

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The highly stylized plates at El Sacromonte are reminiscent of California cuisine at its self-satisfied peak. The sauces are eclectic and often fantastic, but the baby vegetables, radish flowers, shards of beet-dyed...

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By Vineyards of J News You Can Use over 3 years ago.
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HEALDSBURG, CALIFORNIA— (August 25, 2010) — With the arrival of warmer weather along Sonoma County's coastal hills and valleys, the 2010 grape harvest at J Vineyards & Winery kicked into high gear. Harvest crews were busy picking Pinot Noir grapes from J's " Nicole's" and " Robert Thomas" Russian River Valley estate vineyards throughout the early morning hours, arriving just in time for a short "Blessing of the Grapes" ceremony …

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By Herr of Red Is Life almost 4 years ago.
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WSJ writes - Japan's $ 4 Wine, Courtesy of Wal-Mart - WSJ - 06.16.10 - Mariko Sanchanta - of inexpensive Oak Leaf - red & white - imported to Japan from California- to satisfy market demand for "cheap" -

Care to speculate on actual "cost" of the base product ?? -

More or less than water ?? -

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On - Features RSS Feed 23 hours ago.
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The trade publication, The Drinks Business, recently drew up a list of the world's top 10 most powerful wine brands, calculating factors such as share of the market, company growth, brand awareness, and heritage. It was an interesting endeavour given that the delicate world of wine doesn't usually go in for such lists. Still, it is interesting to note the winners. The California wine giant Gallo came in at number one, followed by Concha y Toro, Hardy's, Robert Mondavi, …

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