My 34-year friendship with Mike Grgich

My first trip to the Napa Valley was in the spring of 1979, and I often reflect on how memorable the trip was and the visionaries I met.This visit was the turning point for me in my now 35-plu… Source : Search Results – Napa Valley Register

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NEWS FETCH – April 18, 2013

TOP NEWS NYSLA Ruling Not A Death Knell Online Wine Sales Auctioning Truett-Hurst Bacchus Capital Finances Madrigal Family Winery Massive vintage for Aussie’s Riverina grapegrowers Tesco prepares US exit with sale of Fresh & Easy Exercise May Protect Brain Against Heavy Drinking Central Valley Project trims water allocation California bill…

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Are you a wine wanker?

I am. Wanker [from Wiktionary}:  (UK, Australia, New Zealand, slang, pejorative) An idiot, a stupid, annoying or ineffectual person who shows off too much, a poser or poseur; someone who is overly self-satisfied. The Brits and their island relatives south of the equator love the word “wank” which in addition…

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Calistoga fair offers rewards for volunteering

CALISTOGA — For some local nonprofit groups, spending a few hours at the Napa County Fair & Fireworks in July may mean money in their coffers thanks to a new partnership program starting t… Source : Search Results – Napa Valley Register

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NEWS FETCH – April 17, 2013

TOP NEWS Beer Deal “Most Transformational” In Constellation History Sonoma Forest-To-Vineyard Land May Get Protection This Week Immigration bill would mandate E-Verify The Costs of State Alcohol Franchise Laws A Tribute To George Vare Direct Shipping: Think Big, Act Small Moscato Madness: The Shock & Horror Wine Supply Is All…

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