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Afternoon Brief June 15

Afternoon Brief June 15

New Bill Would Change the Excise Tax Structure for Wineries: Senator Ron Wyden (D-OR) has introduced S. 1562, “The Craft Beverage Reform and Modernization Act of 2015.” This bill would amend the current federal excise tax structure for all beverage alcohol. Senator Wyden has been consulting with the various alcohol commodity groups, including WineAmerica over the last few weeks…

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Women for WineSense Marketing/DTC Roundtable hosts photography and design experts June 17th at Gloria Ferrer Caves & Vineyards

Women for WineSense Marketing/DTC Roundtable hosts photography and design experts June 17th at Gloria Ferrer Caves & Vineyards

The Napa | Sonoma chapter of Women for WineSense’s (WWS) Marketing and Direct-to-Consumer Sales Roundtable will host M.J. Wickham, professional lifestyle and product photographer and videographer in North Bay Wine Country, and Tracey Nauright, owner of Round Like a Circle Graphic Design, at Gloria Ferrer Caves & Vineyards, 23555 Carneros Highway, in Sonoma.  The Roundtable […]

Afternoon Brief June 12

Afternoon Brief June 12

Unusual Cool Growing Season Extends Bloom Period for Napa Valley Wine Grapes: Napa Valley’s unusually cool start to the wine grape growing season has extended the stages of flowering and fruit-set for the 2015 vintage by up to three to four weeks, according to the Napa Valley Grapegrowers (NVG)…

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Afternoon Brief June 9

Afternoon Brief June 9

Who Are Fine Wine Buyers Listening To?: Fine wine traders Wine Owners have looked into who fine wine buyers listen to and how they gather opinion before splashing out – or not – on fine wine purchases.

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Women for WineSense will hold Bubbles, Brix and Buzz IV at Ram’s Gate Winery

Women for WineSense will hold Bubbles, Brix and Buzz IV at Ram’s Gate Winery

Sonoma, California –  JUNE 8, 2015: The Napa | Sonoma chapter of Women for WineSense (WWS) will hold its annual networking event, “Bubbles, Brix and Buzz,” on Wednesday, July 22, 2015, from 6 to 8:30 p.m., at Ram’s Gate Winery, 28700 Arnold Drive, in Sonoma. In addition to enjoying the winery’s stellar wines and passed […]

Afternoon Brief, June 4

Afternoon Brief, June 4

Health Watch: Red Wine Compounds Fight the Common Cold: Employee-lounge snack purveyors, take note: People who consume flavonoids, compounds found in red wine and other plant-based foods, take fewer sick days from work, according to new research from New Zealand…

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Women for WineSense Offers New Scholarships in 2015

Women for WineSense Offers New Scholarships in 2015

SONOMA, CALIFORNIA | June 4, 2015: In honor of Women for WineSense’s 25th anniversary, the Napa|Sonoma chapter (WWS) will offer three new scholarships to its Professional Members. Eligible WWS members who are seeking to progress their careers with additional education may apply online or by mail for the scholarship awards totaling $1,750. The end of […]

Afternoon Brief, May 6

Afternoon Brief, May 6

Robert Parker’s Wine Advocate Kicks Off U.S. Matter of Taste Tour in Chicago
Robert Parkers Wine Advocate is debuting its inaugural Matter of Taste tour on U.S. shores in 2015 as part of a global series of exclusive events for eRobertParker.com members and guests…

Women for WineSense Offers New Scholarships in 2015

Women for WineSense Offers New Scholarships in 2015

In honor of Women for WineSense’s 25th anniversary, the Napa|Sonoma chapter (WWS) will offer three new scholarships to its Professional Members. Eligible WWS members who are seeking to progress their careers with additional education may apply online or by mail for the scholarship awards totaling $1,750 through May 31, 2015. Eligible education programs for the […]

Afternoon Brief, April 29

Afternoon Brief, April 29

Controversial Hop Kiln and Hale Winery development decisions appealed: Two controversial decisions in an increasingly contentious battle over winery development in Sonoma County are being appealed, placing the issue squarely before the Board of Supervisors…

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Women for WineSense Winemaking Roundtable hosts olfactory expert, Alexandre Schmitt, April 29th at Cairdean Estate

Women for WineSense Winemaking Roundtable hosts olfactory expert, Alexandre Schmitt, April 29th at Cairdean Estate

HELENA, CALIFORNIA | APRIL 29, 2015: The Napa | Sonoma chapter of Women for WineSense’s (WWS) Winemaking Roundtable will host international olfactory educator and luxury-tier wine consultant, Alexandre Schmitt, speaking in the Winemaker’s Den at Cairdean Estate, St. Helena’s new wine and food village destination estate. Cairdean Estate is located at 3111 St. Helena Hwy […]

Women for WineSense launches Lecture Series

Women for WineSense launches Lecture Series

Sonoma, California | April 27, 2015: The Napa | Sonoma chapter of Women for WineSense (WWS) has put out a call for speakers for its new Lecture Series. The founding chapter of the national organization is adding another series of events to benefit its members beginning this summer, supplementing its major events series, its Tasting […]

Afternoon Brief, April 6

Afternoon Brief, April 6

Can Music Change the Way Your Wine Tastes? Several studies produced over the past couple of decades demonstrate how music can influence the wines people buy, and even how a wine’s taste is perceived…

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Restaurateur Michael Gyetvan to speak at Women for WineSense’s Roundtable Meeting to be held at Coughlan Napa CPA Co.

Restaurateur Michael Gyetvan to speak at Women for WineSense’s Roundtable Meeting to be held at Coughlan Napa CPA Co.

Restaurateur Michael Gyetvan, owner of Azzurro Pizzeria, Norman Rose Tavern and the recently opened Atlas Social in Napa, will lead a discussion of the Napa|Sonoma Women for WineSenseFinance/Accounting Roundtable II meeting on wine purchasing from the perspective of a restaurateur on Thursday, April 16, 2015, at noon, at the offices of Coughlan Napa CPA Company […]

Afternoon Brief, February 18

Afternoon Brief, February 18

A team of researchers from the Polytechnic University of Madrid and Spain’s Forest Research Center have proposed that certain wine flavors can be imparted by a special yeast, potentially saving winemakers barrels of money in savings…

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