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Stories with subject: Wineries
  • More California winemakers using less water to grow grapes 
    Updated: Oct-03-15 11:13 am

    RUTHERFORD, California - The grape vines that grower Frank Leeds tends in Napa Valley stand among the unheralded heroes of California's drought, producing decade after decade of respected Cabernets and other wines without a drop of added water.

  • Winery no longer pressed for time with new harvester 
    Updated: Sep-30-15 5:01 am

    BLOOMINGTON, Indiana - Oliver Winery's newest addition to the staff serves as a gleaming testament to the brand's longevity and a sticky monster of a machine that has helped tear through this year's harvest. Marking the transition from hand-picking, Oliver Winery's newest harvester shows how far the vineyard has come.

  • Maine Winery Guild kicks off 4th Open Winery Day 
    Updated: Sep-19-15 8:22 am

    GOULDSBORO, Maine - Maine's wineries are opening their doors to invite the public to experience the joys of fermented fruit.

  • Putin, Berlusconi in Ukraine probe for drinking Crimea wine 
    Updated: Sep-18-15 10:11 am

    MOSCOW - Ukrainian prosecutors are preparing charges against the director of a winery in Russian-occupied Crimea for allegedly uncorking a 240-year-old bottle for Russian President Vladimir Putin and former Italian premier Silvio Berlusconi.

  • Southwest Michigan county gets funds to clean up old winery 
    Updated: Sep-09-15 3:09 am

    PAW PAW, Michigan - Van Buren County in southwestern Michigan is getting state funding to clean up a former winery for use as a brewery's new location.