J. Lohr Estates Flume Crossing Sauvignon Blanc

J. Lohr Estates Flume Crossing Sauvignon Blanc 2020

Shipping to markets this week is the 2020 vintage of the J. Lohr Estates Flume Crossing Sauvignon Blanc. Hailing from J. Lohr’s sustainably farmed estate vineyards in Monterey, the 2020 vintage will feature the Certified California Sustainable...

TTB Approves New Sizes for Canned Wine

The Alcohol and Tobacco Tax and Trade Bureau has added three new can sizes to the standard of fill for packaging canned wine: 200-ml., 250-ml. and 355-ml. This comes as alternative packaging continues to gain...

Gallo Completes Purchase of More Than 30 Brands From Constellation

E. & J. Gallo Winery today announced that it has completed the acquisition of more than 30 wine brands from Constellation Brands. The closing of the agreement between Gallo and Constellation was approved by the...

Our Favorite Wines We Drank in 2020

For the final round of Beverage Dynamics wine reviews in 2020, we asked our panel of independent wine professionals to recall their favorite bottles they drank in the past year. As always, these selections include...

Cupcake Vineyards, Chloe Prosecco Rosés

In January, both Cupcake Vineyards and Chloe Wine will release their first-ever prosecco rosé wines. This follows the approval earlier this year by Italy of an official Prosecco DOC Rosé. Cupcake Vineyards Prosecco Rosé, 11.5% ABV, was made in...

Moët Hennessy to Distribute Château d’Esclans, Whispering Angel Rosé

Global luxury wine and spirits company Moët Hennessy has taken over distribution of Château d'Esclans, known for its fast-growing Whispering Angel brand. The change includes distribution across the U.S. in all 50 states.  Moët Hennessy will work...

Avaline Sparkling Wine

In time for the holidays, Avaline — co-founded by actress and entrepreneur Cameron Diaz and Katherine Power (author: Who What Wear, Versed Skincare) — has released Avaline Sparkling. This new bubbly joins Avaline's portfolio of vegan-friendly...

ProWein 2021 Canceled Due to Pandemic

Mass distribution of Covid-19 vaccines may be imminent, but will not occur soon enough for ProWein 2021. The leading global wine trade show announced today the cancelation of its 2021 show in Düsseldorf, Germany, originally...

The Wine World Celebrates Beaujolais Nouveau Day 2020

Each year, on the third Thursday of November, Les Vins Georges Duboeuf releases its Beaujolais Nouveau wines to the world. Bottled just a few weeks after the harvest, these wines are meant to be...

Korbel Prosecco Comes Out in 187-ml. Bottles

Korbel California Champagne has launched Korbel Prosecco in 187-ml. bottles. Released late last year in a 750-ml. bottle (for an SRP of $14.99), Korbel Prosecco is available nationwide. Produced and bottled entirely in the Prosecco DOC,...