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Spooks & Sips: 3 Red Wines for Halloween

Spooks & Sips: 3 Red Wines for Halloween

By Matthew Wexler | Oct 31
EDGE gathered some of our favorite wine experts for a blind tasting of three California reds suited for such a night and this is what we discovered...

Orange Is the New White? Amber Wine Creates Buzz

Orange Is the New White? Amber Wine Creates Buzz

Oct 21
A unique amber-colored wine is creating a buzz in an industry long dominated by shades of red, white and rose. The orange color comes not from citrus fruit, but by fermenting white wine grapes with their skins on before pressing.

Italian Wine Harvest Begins 10 Days Early with Heat and Draught

Italian Wine Harvest Begins 10 Days Early with Heat and Draught

By Colleen Barry and Brian Hendrie | Aug 7
The Italian wine grape harvest is having its earliest start in a decade due to the effects of the summer's heatwave and drought.

Savor Sonoma :: Valley Vintners Branch Out

By Jim Gladstone | Jun 4
To most of the world, Napa remains the stronger "name brand" when it comes to California wine geography. Even locally, when Sonoma does have name recognition, there's confusion between the County and the Valley. That's set to change.

Cuban Uses Condoms, Tropical Fruit to Make Wine

By Andrea Rodriguez | Apr 3
The sweet smell of fermenting fruit fills the streets around the modest Havana home where Orestes Estevez and his family fill glass jugs with grapes, ginger and hibiscus, then slip a condom over each glass neck to start the process of winemaking.

Angry French Winemakers Destroy Spanish Wine in South

Mar 31
Angry French winemakers have staged a protest against Spanish wine lining French supermarket shelves that they say is losing them business.

Washington Produces Record Harvest of Wine Grapes in 2016

By Nicholas K. Geranios | Mar 2
Washington state's booming wine industry produced a record harvest of wine grapes in 2016 after cooler weather lengthened the growing season, officials said Wednesday.

Wine Refills? Washington State Eyes Growlers

By Alexis Myers | Jan 12
A proposed measure in Washington state would allow wine lovers to fill reusable containers known as growlers from taps at grocery stores, wine boutiques and other places licensed to sell wine in the state.

World Wine Production Slips Amid Rough Weather

Oct 20
Floods, drought, frost and hail cut into world wine production this year across Europe and South America, but the quality of the 2016 vintage shouldn't unduly suffer.

Marriage Case Plaintiff Obergefell Helps Launch Line of Wines

By Matthew S. Bajko | Jul 17
A tribute to Obergefell and Arthur on the bottle explains that, "this beautiful sparkling rosé is a toast to marriage equality and those reluctant activists who change our world."

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