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chalones

[′ka‚lōnz]
(biochemistry)
Substances thought to be molecules of the protein-polypeptide class that are produced as part of the growth-control systems of tissues; known to inhibit cell division by acting on several phases in the mitotic cycle.
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Foley Family Wines is acquiring the Chalone Estate Vineyard and Gavilan brands as well as nearly 1,000 contiguous acres, with 240 acres planted to vine.
Napa-based Chalone specialises in premium red and white wines and owns a string of vineyards in California and Washington state, as well as a 23.
Easiest is Old Pinnacles, running streamside from the Chalone picnic area along Chalone Creek to the Balconies cliffs.
Diageo's man on the ground in California is Ray Chadwick, who led the battle for Chalone and who heads the company's fine wine division, Chateau & Estates, a prize which Diageo had plucked from the wreckage of Seagram.
SAC605) THOMAS SELFRIDGE - CHALONE WINE GROUP LTD (CHLN).
DC&E also produces and markets Beaulieu Vineyard, Sterling Vintner's Collection, the wines of the Chalone Wine Group, Solaris and Blossom Hill, as well as the French wines of Barton & Guestier.
And Chalone has sent out its latest estate chardonnay, the 2004 ($25).
Just as it appeared that the Chalone Wine Group would be sold to Domaines Barons de Rothschild (DBR), the Napa-based producer announced that it had accepted an offer from Diageo, the world's largest spirits company.
The Chalone Wine Group has formed a committee, consisting solely of independent directors, to review and evaluate the proposed acquisition of all of Chalone's outstanding publicly held shares by Domaines Barons de Rothschild Lafite (DBR).
PAC603) THOMAS SELFRIDGE - THE CHALONE WINE GROUP LTD (CHLN).
The company produces and markets Beaulieu Vineyard, Sterling Vineyards, Sterling Vintner's Collection, the wines of the Chalone Wine Group, Solaris, Archetype, Vinavera and Blossom Hill, as well as the French wines of Barton & Guestier.
Also chenin blanc and pinot blanc 2004s ($22 each) from Chalone Vineyard, probably Monterey County's most prestigious winery, are on the shelves.