The acquisition of Melipal winery
and vineyards complements the assets of Achaval Ferrer and enables a capacity to enter new markets.
In addition, Michael David Winery
will pick one lucky winner and add their real face to the menagerie of freaks on the Cabernet Sauvignon label.
These two categories represent ends of a spectrum; it is possible for a winery
to primarily be vertically integrated, yet also acquire a portion of its required grapes from outside growers.
produces products using various varieties that retain their freshness as they do not undergo long maturation.
will offer light food fare in the bistro kitchen.
According to Wines Vines Analytics' winery
database, an additional 14 wineries would be exempt if the threshold was raised.
Hayes' level of service and dedication to the winery
has led to his promotion as the new general manager of Tasting deVine Cellars in downtown Naperville, following the footsteps of Jodi Dirth in retirement.
"Memorial Day is the kick-off of winery
tourism, so we need to be ready to hit the ground running," Bloom said.
"It's like getting punched in the stomach," Signorello's sommelier Ronald Plunkett told CNBC Tuesday, noting that the winery
's Chardonnay vines were 38 years old.
is a producer of appellation red wines.
"We are excited to have this highly capable winery
in close proximity to our other Napa wineries.