Afternoon Brief, June 8

first_imgTrending Story:Napa Cabernet Prices at Worryingly High LevelsAs reported by Wines & Vines, prices and demand for Cabernet grapes shrunk during the 2008 recession but have been on the rise since 2010 with Napa fruit now selling for up to $7,000 a ton…Today’s News:Dan Berger International Wine Competition Announce WinnersJeff Runquist Wines, a fast-improving wine company located in Plymouth, Calif., has won the trophy for Winery of the Year at the 2017 Dan Berger’s International Wine Competition…We Can Be Easily Tricked Into Liking Bad WineThere are two time-honoured truths about wine: All of it is good even at its worst and, when it comes to appreciating wine, nobody knows what the hell they’re talking about…Napa’s WineBid Selling to Third Leaf Partners–Led GroupWineBid Inc., said to be the largest online auction house for fine and rare wines, is being acquired by an investment group led by San Francisco-based Third Leaf Partners…Constellation Brands Raises over $500,000 for Local Charities at 2017 Auction Napa ValleyNorthwest Wine Grape Industry to Streamline Clean Plant RegulationsUltimate Wine Challenge Announces 2017 ResultsFederal Court Dismisses Antitrust Challenge to Connecticut’s Liquor Pricing LawWisconsin Wine, Cheese Makers Join Forces for Agri-TourismCanada’s National Winery Directory Now Features over 5,500 Canadian WinesBordeaux Beyond En PrimeurVinexpo Bordeaux Is a Wine and Spirit WonderlandRioja DOCa Approves Single Vineyard ClassificationThe Rise of South African Chenin Blanc: Signature Varietal Celebrated on #DrinkChenin 2017Competition Heats Up Among Japanese Wine ProducersBlogs:Mystery Shoppers Visit Petroni VineyardsBordeaux En Primeur 2016: A Word to the Wise over a Suspicious Lack of StockXavier Bizot: I’m French and the Best Wine I Have Ever Tasted Was Australian15 Health Benefits of Wine, According to ScienceSummer Shipping Is Here – Are You Ready to Keep Deliveries Cool?WineIndustry.Jobs:Warehouse Inventory ManagerAKA Wines LLC – Sonoma, CA, United StatesSales RepresentativeFranmara Inc. – Monterey and San Luis Obispo Counties, CA, United StatesSoutheast Technical Sales RepresentativeGusmer Enterprises, Inc. – Louisville, KY, United StatesMore Wine Industry Jobs…Feature Your Job Listing in the Afternoon BriefPeople:Ross Bentley Joins Wine Country ConsultantsThree Top Bottles from Australian Winemaker David Powell’s New Venture with Son CallumInnovative Sourcing Appoints New Vice President of SalesMeet Jackson Family Wines’ Julia JacksonLarry Van Aalst Talks with Tom & Brenda Lee SimoneauSupplier News:Revolutionizing the Barrel IndustryLast Days to Participate in Moss Adams Wine Industry Financial Benchmarking SurveyAL&L Crop Solutions Moves to a New FacilityAtlas Copco Compressors USA Launches Online StoreMore Supplier News …Vineyard & Winery:Sonoma County-Based Donelan Family Wines Introduces Two New Tasting ExperiencesPatton Valley Vineyard Achieves B Corporation CertificationKorbel California Champagne Launches New Website as the Official Sponsor of Brunch®Release Winery Launches “R” Multi-Vintage Rosé WineThe Coppola Family Celebrates Sonoma County Patio Season Email Share Twitter Subscribe to the Afternoon Brief Advertisement TAGSAL&L Crop SolutionsAtlas CopcoAustraliaBordeauxBrenda Lee SimoneauCallum PowellCanadaConnecticutConstellation BrandsDan Berger International Wine CompetitionDavid PowellFranceJackson Family WinesJapanJulia JacksonLarry Van AalstMoss AdamsNapaPetroni VineyardsRoss BentleySouth AfricaThird Leaf PartnersTom SimoneauUltimate Wine ChallengeVinexpoWine Country ConsultantsWineBidWisconsinXavier Bizot Facebookcenter_img Subscribe to the Afternoon BriefAdvertisement Linkedin Pinterest Home Afternoon Brief Afternoon Brief, June 8Afternoon BriefAfternoon Brief, June 8By Editor – June 8, 2017 27 0 ReddIt Previous articlePatton Valley Vineyard Achieves B Corporation CertificationNext articleTop Summer Winery Experiences in California Editorlast_img read more