Palin wine caught up in US election

From Decanter: Palin Syrah, a small organic wine from Chile, has found itself embroiled in the turmoil surrounding the Republican campaign in the US presidential race. Link to story… Palin wine caught up in US...

Wine vs. Nature

The Nature Conservancy (www.nature.org) has just published a series of articles exploring wine, climate change and mediterranean habitats. 1. Will Climate Change Spoil your Chardonnay? 2. What’s Your Wine’s Carbon Footprint? 3. Q&A on vineyards and...

Chateau Monty on UK Television

Can a wine writer make the leap to winemaker? After five books, Monty Waldin decided to take up the challenge and rented a small vineyard in France. The vines were certified organic and he used biodynamic methods as well. The six part series starts Thursday, September...

Pure Mendocino Cancer Benefit

The bounty of Mendocino County’s organic farms, vineyards and coastal waters will be featured at the 4th Annual Pure Mendocino Celebration August 22-24, 2008. Proceeds of the three-day event will benefit the nationally recognized Cancer Resource Centers of Mendocino...