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Russian River Valley AVA Wines Delivered Nearly 40% of Total Sonoma County Barrel Auction Earnings

Russian River Valley AVA Wines Delivered Nearly 40% of Total Sonoma County Barrel Auction Earnings

Russian River Valley Winemakers Shine at SoCo Barrel Auction                                                                                 SANTA ROSA, CA—Russian River Valley Winegrowers (RRVW) […]

Afternoon Brief, April 26

Afternoon Brief, April 26

Fast-Rising Napa, Sonoma Winegrape Prices Spill Over into Central Coast, Oregon Vineyards
Sales figures that show a significant slowdown in U.S. wine sales and warnings about prices for higher-end wine getting ahead of demand in recent months have been sobering. But experts say the thirst for better-quality wine is growing, as is the willingness to pay more for it…

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Fervent Bidding Results in a Record-Breaking Sonoma County Barrel Auction

Fervent Bidding Results in a Record-Breaking Sonoma County Barrel Auction

Two special lots raise $99,000 for the Sonoma County Vintners Emergency Relief Fund Santa Rosa, CA (April 20, 2018)—A record-setting $840,700 was raised today, up six percent over the previous year, at the Fourth Annual Sonoma County Barrel Auction at MacMurray Estate Vineyards™.  A crowd of over 500 people celebrated and applauded in excitement as […]

Afternoon Brief, April 16

Afternoon Brief, April 16

Subscribe to the Afternoon Brief   Trending Story: Pay-to-Play Schemes Keep TTB Busy A host of so-called “pay-to-play” infractions have become one of the Alcohol and Tobacco Tax and Trade Bureau’s top legal, investigative targets in the past couple of years… Today’s News: French Court Rejects Plea from Luxury Wine Label to Stop Cheap Blends […]

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Sonoma County Barrel Auction Unveils 100 Exclusive Wine Lots Two Lots Will Benefit the Sonoma County Vintners Emergency Relief Fund

Sonoma County Barrel Auction Unveils 100 Exclusive Wine Lots Two Lots Will Benefit the Sonoma County Vintners Emergency Relief Fund

Santa Rosa, CA (March 28, 2018) — Sonoma County Vintners unveiled 100 rare and unique wines, the most ever offered, that will each be sold to the highest bidder at the Fourth Annual Sonoma County Barrel Auction for licensed wine trade taking place Friday, April 20, 2018. The 2018 lots from Sonoma County’s top vineyards […]

2018 Sonoma County Barrel Auction Panel of Masters Revealed

2018 Sonoma County Barrel Auction Panel of Masters Revealed

Santa Rosa, CA (February 14, 2018) —Today, Sonoma County Vintners announced the specially selected panel of Master Sommeliers and a Master of Wine responsible for evaluating the one-of-a kind wine futures to be featured at the 2018 Sonoma County Barrel Auction scheduled for April 20th.  The seven panelists from across the United States will begin […]

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Exciting New Reasons the 2018 Sonoma County Barrel Auction Is a Must Attend for Wine Trade

Exciting New Reasons the 2018 Sonoma County Barrel Auction Is a Must Attend for Wine Trade

Registration Opens SANTA ROSA, CA (November 15, 2017) ­– After three consecutive years of record-breaking growth, the Sonoma County Vintners (SCV) expect to continue the upward momentum by introducing several exciting changes to the 4th Annual Sonoma County Barrel Auction (#SoCoBA) scheduled for April 20, 2018. In addition to a new selection of “never before, […]

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Don Sebastiani & Sons’ 2015 “All in the Family” Watmaugh Ranch Chardonnay Selected for Sonoma County Barrel Auction

Don Sebastiani & Sons’ 2015 “All in the Family” Watmaugh Ranch Chardonnay Selected for Sonoma County Barrel Auction

Coveted Five-Case Lot of Single-Vineyard Chardonnay Produced Distinctly for Invitation-Only Event Sonoma, California — May 15, 2017 — A rare, specially-made Chardonnay from Don Sebastiani & Sons, the Sonoma-based, family-owned producer of award-winning wines, spirits, and food products, was featured as “Lot #19” at the April 21st Sonoma County Barrel Auction. Just five cases of […]

Afternoon Brief, April 25

Afternoon Brief, April 25

Sex, Love and the $1000 Breakfast Wine
I had a $1000 bottle of wine for breakfast. I’m going to tell you all about the wine: how it was made, what it tastes like, and why it worries me about Napa Valley’s most iconic wine…

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Afternoon Brief, April 24

Afternoon Brief, April 24

Value Wins at Sonoma Wine Auction
Many people told me this off the record so I’m going to lead with it: the Sonoma County Barrel Auction is more fun than Premiere Napa Valley…

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Sonoma County Barrel Auction Continues to Break Records as Third Annual Event Raises $794,500

Sonoma County Barrel Auction Continues to Break Records as Third Annual Event Raises $794,500

(April 21, 2017; Santa Rosa, CA) Sonoma County Vintners celebrated a successful third annual Sonoma County Barrel Auction on April 21, after 90 one-of-a-kind Sonoma County wine lots raised a record-setting $794,500. With over 250 members of the wine trade and media in attendance for the live auction at Santa Rosa’s Vintners Inn, and additional […]

Petaluma Gap Winegrowers Alliance Creates Inaugural “Bridging the Gap” Pinot Noir Blend for the 2017 Sonoma County Barrel Auction

Petaluma Gap Winegrowers Alliance Creates Inaugural “Bridging the Gap” Pinot Noir Blend for the 2017 Sonoma County Barrel Auction

April 17, 2017, Petaluma, California  The Petaluma Gap Winegrowers Alliance is proud to announce the creation of their 10-case special lot for the 2017 Sonoma County “Never Before, Never Again” barrel auction. Called ‘Bridging the Gap,’ this unique bottling will join 60+ other lots in the annual Sonoma County Vintners trade-only event, to be held April […]

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Icons of Wine to Be Honored at Sonoma County Barrel Auction, AVA Preview Events Highlighted

Icons of Wine to Be Honored at Sonoma County Barrel Auction, AVA Preview Events Highlighted

Fourth Annual Sonoma County Barrel Auction to be held April 20, 2018 (April 5, 2017; Santa Rosa, CA) Sonoma County Vintners will honor three of the region’s winemaking Icons this year at the 3rd Annual Sonoma County Barrel Auction. Nominated by peers for their contributions and lifetime body of work, Jim Bundschu of Gundlach Bundschu […]

Rare and Unique Wine Lots Unveiled for the Trade-Only Sonoma County Barrel Auction

Rare and Unique Wine Lots Unveiled for the Trade-Only Sonoma County Barrel Auction

(March 20, 2017; Santa Rosa, CA)—The Sonoma County Vintners today unveiled the official lineup of wines for the third annual Sonoma County Barrel Auction, taking place April 21 at the Vintners Inn in Santa Rosa, Calif. Comprised of 90 one-of-a-kind lots, the live auction will offer members of the wine trade “never before, never again” […]

Sonoma County Vintners Enlists a Panel of Master Sommeliers for Sonoma County Barrel Auction

Sonoma County Vintners Enlists a Panel of Master Sommeliers for Sonoma County Barrel Auction

(January 26, 2017; Santa Rosa, CA) An all-star panel of Master Sommeliers from around the country has once again been assembled to evaluate lot submissions for the Third Annual Sonoma County Barrel Auction. Hosted by Sonoma County Vintners, the invite and trade-only Barrel Auction will take place on April 21, and will offer a selection […]

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