Afternoon Brief, September 22

first_imgHome Afternoon Brief Afternoon Brief, September 22Afternoon BriefAfternoon Brief, September 22By Editor – September 22, 2015 53 0 ReddIt Twitter Trending Story:Napa Wine Industry Visionary Bill Leigon Acquires Jamieson Ranch Winery from Madison Vineyard HoldingsBill Leigon, president of Jamieson Ranch Vineyards since February 2013, has announced his purchase of the Napa winery, finalized on September 18, 2015…Today’s News:Tassajara Fire Status Report: Impact on Wine IndustryAs of the most recent update at 12:30PM Monday afternoon, the Tassajara Fire has burned 1200 acres in the Cachagua/Carmel Valley region and stands at 30% containment…Third Annual #MerlotMe Event Celebrates International Merlot Month Throughout OctoberBeginning October 1, 2015, more than 100 Merlot-producing wineries from California, Oregon, Washington, and around the world will join together for #MerlotMe, a month-long, global social media event celebrating the noble variety…6th Annual Idaho Wine Competition Begins TodayEight Northwest wine experts will spend today evaluating about 160 wines from the Gem State in the sixth annual Idaho Wine Competition…Beckstoffer Vineyards Makes Contribution to #LakeCountyRisingValley Fire Now Ranked Third Worst in State HistoryPutting Solano on Map of Quality WineNapa County Planning Commission Grants Two Winery RequestsCalifornia Farmers Report Shortage of Help to Harvest CropsChampagne’s Forgotten Varieties Could Thrive as Temperatures RiseBurgundy Wine Harvest – Is 2015 a Great Year?Wine Doesn’t Need Oak to AgeScientists Scour the Mediterranean for Endangered Grapes to Ensure the Wine of the Gods Will Pour AgainScientific Finding Could Be Key to AlcoholismResveratrol Offers Health Benefits, but Should You Swallow a Pill or Drink Some Wine?WIN Jobs:Western Sales ManagerWineTalent (Los Angeles, CA)Luxury Wine Brand AmbassadorFoundations Marketing Group (Tri State)BottlerAlkar Human Resources (Napa, CA, United States)More Wine Industry Jobs…People:Family Winemakers of California President Paul Kronenberg Announces RetirementLegendary Wine Writer Hugh Johnson to Deliver Industry Keynote at Symposium for Professional Wine WritersWinemaker 2 Winemaker: Ed Killian of Souverain and Killian WinesDeborah Detrick Joins Round Pond EstateSte. Michelle Graduates Launch Schlagel Santo Micro-WineryWine-Label Designer Nadira Vlaun Makes Her MarkMichael Teer at Pike & Western Is Washington’s Wine AmbassadorCatching Up with Ben FlajnikLongtime Oakley Grape Grower Succumbs at 9394-Year-Old Oregon Winemaker Looks Forward, Back as Another Harvest BeginsTapp Label Announces New Director of Quality SystemsDeborah Hall of Gypsy Canyon Winery Initiates Indiegogo Campaign to Rescue Thailand’s Abused Dogs and CatsNew Professor Jeff McBride Joins SRJC’s Wine Studies ProgramArgentina: Women in WineAmy Hoopes “California Wine Is a Brand” Facebook Subscribe to the Afternoon BriefAdvertisement Pinterest TAGSArgentinaBeckstoffer VineyardsBen FlajnikBill LeigonBurgundyDeborah HallEd KillianfeaturedGypsy Canyon WineryHugh JohnsonIdahoJamieson RanchJeff McbrideKillian WinesMadison VineyardMediterraneanMerlotMeMichael TeerNadira VlaunNapaNapa CountyPaul KronenbergSolanoSRJCSte. MichelleTapp LabelValley FireWashington center_img Subscribe to the Afternoon Brief Linkedin Share Advertisement Email Previous articleTapp Label Announces New Director of Quality SystemsNext articleFrom the Abyss, Rum with an Island’s Kiss: Brinley Gold Shipwreck Coconut Cream Editorlast_img read more

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