The 2017 WINnovation Awards Celebrate Advances in the Industry

On November 28th, the Wine Industry Network celebrated this year’s most innovative ideas with their annual WINnovation Awards. From taking a closer look at what’s in the soil, to improving upon the current distribution models, the award recipients represent some of the top thinkers in the vineyards and wineries today. Using technology, ingenuity, and intelligence, […] Read More »

What’s So “Natural” About Natural Wines?

As a general rule, technology is a good thing. Right? It’s a tangible example of humans progression– how we improve our lives and surroundings. The wine industry has certainly seen massive benefits from advances in technology. From vineyard to glass, we have tinkered with everything from fertilizer to fermentation. Adding sugars, tweaking yeast; modern winemakers […] Read More »

Indianapolis Colts Find a New Way to Honor Manning: With Wine

Last month, the Indianapolis Colts celebrated Peyton Manning’s exit from football with a bronze statue in front of Lucas Oil Stadium and the retirement of his number 18 jersey. As a companion to the festivities, a company called Wine By Design is helping the Colts celebrate Manning much in the way his fans would: with […] Read More »

France Set to Produce the Least Amount of Wine in 60 Years

Extreme weather has affected innumerable businesses this year as unusual patterns have caused everything from droughts to hurricanes. As French vineyards near the end of their harvest season, it seems that the wine industry can added to the list of those affected. The bad luck for France started with a spring frost that damaged vines in […] Read More »