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vintner

a wine merchant
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The four-day wine festival will feature vintners and local chefs.
"Swiss capacity is sufficient for consumption within the country, but hardly for export," explains Redegonda Magri-Herceg, leader of the vintner association the Rebgesellschaft Bielersee.
However, since the traditional wine-making techniques still in use in southwestern France and Sardinia increase concentrations of polymeric procyanidins, he says, other vintners may soon adopt such methods.
Even Mondavi needed years to build his reputation, but Parker can turn an unknown punk of a vintner into a superstar overnight.
The vintners, who hated to see valuable grapes go to waste, loved the idea, but would the culinary world?
Vintners say they are well aware that the best equipment is key to staying competitive.
"There is no provision in the law that would allow anyone, including a shareholder, to volunteer services for a vintner's business operations."
M2 EQUITYBITES-June 11, 2014-US alcohol distributors Winebow, Vintner merge operations
The chef's preparing Chef Vintner dinners on Friday night include: Chef Andy Hunter, The Bay House; Chef Mauro Domenico Lucivero, Ristorante Lineadombra of Venice, Italy; Chef George Fistrovich, The Ritz-Carlton, Naples; Chef Gloria Cabral-Jordan, La Trattoria Cafe Napoli, Chef Harold Balink, Cru; Chef Jeremy Houston, Capital Grille, Chef Brian Roland, personal concierge Chef, Crave Culinaire; Chef Jason Grasty, Roy's; Chef Greg Scarlatos, Angelina's Ristorante, and Jon Phillips, CaterMasters, Naples.
THE BOTANIST AND THE VINTNER: How Wine was Saved for the World CHRISTY CAMPBELL
Kendall-Jackson has released its Jackson Estates Grown 2004 Vintner's Reserve Chardonnay ($12 suggested retail), highlighted by tropical flavors of mango and pineapple; its 2003 Vintner's reserve Syrah ($12), with black currant and blackberry flavors; and 2003 Vintner's Reserve Zinfandel ($12), featuring jammy blackberry flavors and raspberry notes; Raymond Vineyard & Cellar has released two top-flight wines: its 2002 Napa Valley Reserve Cabernet Sauvignon ($35) and its 2002 Napa Valley Reserve Merlot ($24).
An enormously successful California vintner, Franzia has been fighting with Napa winemakers--so far unsuccessfully--over a state law requiring that wines with "Napa" on the label be made from grapes grown in that region.