Archive | July, 2014

SONOMA COUNTY TOASTS THE START OF 2014 HARVEST

First Harvested Winegrapes of the Season Sourced from Certified Sustainable Vineyard July 31, 2014, Santa Rosa, Calif. – The Sonoma County Winegrowers (SCW) and Sonoma County Vintners (SCV) are excited to announce that the region’s 2014 harvest season got off to an early start on Wednesday, July 30 at 10:15 p.m. with approximately 8 tons […]

Noted American Wine Regions Join Forces to Protest ICANN’s Release of .wine and .vin Domain Names

Nearly 2,000 American wineries decry misappropriation of hard-fought regional name recognition July 2, 2014, St. Helena, CA—Seven noted American wine regions have banded together in opposition to the rights-to-the-highest-bidder release of generic top level domain names (gTLDs) such as .wine and .vin by the Internet Corporation for Assigned Names and Numbers (ICANN). The regional wine […]