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Sand Fire Brings Smoke Taint Concerns To Amador County Wineries

No wineries in the area reported losing their entire crop, but now that the smoke has cleared, the lingering concern is what to do with smoke taint. That’s when grapes exposed to smoke release volatile chemical compounds during fermentation.

07/31/2014

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Lodi Readying For Farmers Market Wine Tasting Rules

LODI (CBS13) — Fresh vegetables with a fine wine. Governor Jerry Brown signed a new law allowing wineries to sell their wine at farmers markets. The catch is only one winery can offer tastings at […]

07/10/2014

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Gov. Brown Signs Bill Into Law Allowing Wine And Cider Sampling At Farmers’ Markets

Governor Jerry Brown signed a bill into law Tuesday allowing for limited wine and cider tasting at certified farmers’ markets.

07/08/2014

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Best Destinations For The Wine Lover’s Vacation

While Napa Valley deserves to be mentioned on any short list of the country’s top wine destinations, there are several other destinations nationwide that are worthy of merit.

06/10/2014

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Wildlife Drives Winery To Open Tasting Room In Downtown Davis

In the outskirts of south Davis, you’ll find the Putah Creek Winery.

06/07/2014

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Keith Brooks & Carmichael Dave Show – March 21st, 2014

Friday March 21st was a good day for the boys. Early on they were joined by Scott Howard Cooper who broke down the upcoming NBA draft. Discussed who the players likely to be drafted in […]

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Private Vineyards You Can Almost Afford To Buy

If you’re going to spend your money, might as well spend it on something useful. Check out these awesome vineyards that you would actually be able to afford. Who doesn’t love some good wine?

12/05/2013

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Chinese Investors Eyeing Big Lodi Wine Buy

California wine grapes have been going global for years, but judging by this group, the Chinese investment in Lodi may be about to pop.

07/19/2013

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Thousands Turn To Annual Grape Escape In Downtown Sacramento

People braved hot temperatures for one of the area’s most-anticipated events. Thousands turned out for the annual Grape Escape in downtown Sacramento.

06/01/2013

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Vitner Credited For Helping Boost Calif. Wine Industry Dies At 86

James Barrett, a vintner whose superb wines boosted the international reputation of the California wine industry, has died. He was 86.

03/19/2013

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