Submit Samples for International Wine Review Special Report on Rosé of Pinot Noir

March 24, 2017|Calls for Wine, Grapevine|

The International Wine Review is soliciting samples of rosé made from Pinot noir for a special spring 2017 report on this style of wine.  Wineries interested in submitting samples should do so by Apr. 15.  The mailing address is: Donald Winkler International Wine Review 3137 Aberfoyle Pl NW Washington, DC 20015 For questions, contact Don Winkler.

2017 Sunset Magazine International Wine Competition Open For Entries

March 14, 2017|Calls for Wine, Grapevine|

Sunset Magazine has opened its 2017 International Wine Competition for entries. Below is information provided by Sunset about its competition: HERE’S WHY THE SUNSET INTERNATIONAL WINE COMPETITION IS THE MOST IMPORTANT COMPETITION YOU CAN ENTER THIS YEAR: First, our judges are some of the most experienced wine professionals in the West, including many Master Sommeliers and [...]

Submit Wines for the Drinks Business Global Masters Series

March 13, 2017|Calls for Wine, Grapevine, OWB Blog|

The Global Masters is a series of blind tasting competitions based on varieties of wine, drawing in entries from across the world. One of the key elements to its success is the quality and the dedication of the judges involved. Every wine is measured on the taste of its grape and the skill of its [...]

Apply Now for Feast Portland 2017

February 28, 2017|Calls for Wine, Grapevine, OWB Blog|

Winery applications are being accepted for the 2017 Grand Tasting on Sept. 15-16 at Pioneer Courthouse Square. The Grand Tasting provides a terrific showcase for brands and attracts more than 4,000 culinary and wine enthusiasts, members of the trade and media. There are a limited number of winery spaces available at the Grand Tasting, so all interested [...]

Join the Oregon Malbec Association 

February 14, 2017|Calls for Wine, Grapevine|

A group of Malbec producers are forming the Oregon Malbec Association. The goal of the association is to promote Oregon Malbec in all aspects, from advancing vineyard management and winemaking techniques, to developing and nurturing production and sales in both domestic and international markets. If you are interested in learning more or becoming a member, contact [...]

Participate in Minnesota Monthly’s Food and Wine Experience

February 14, 2017|Calls for Wine, Grapevine|

Join Minnesota Monthly’s 23rd Annual Food and Wine Experience in Minneapolis, MN. Taking place Mar. 4 - 5, this two-day upscale culinary sampling event is a great opportunity to showcase your brand to more than 5,500 wine enthusiasts and grow your sales in the upper Midwest. Registration is closing soon so contact Jamie Flaws for more [...]

Enter Wines in the Rosé Today Wine Competition

January 31, 2017|Calls for Wine, Grapevine, OWB Blog|

Rosé Today is the West Coast’s preeminent rosé wine competition. Scheduled for Mar. 22 at Soda Rock Winery in Healdsburg, Rosé Today celebrates the bounding popularity of the wonderfully wide world of rosé styles as it becomes the preferred toast to food, fashion and fun. Domestic and international producers are invited to submit in dry, sparkling [...]

Sip Northwest Live with Brian Bushlach Now Booking Guests

January 31, 2017|Calls for Wine, Grapevine, OWB Blog|

Sip Northwest Live is currently booking guests for its broadcast show syndicated in Portland and Seattle. As a bonus, any winery to book a 10-minute segment will be featured on a Sip Northwest podcast and in social media. Sip Northwest Live does all the work and each guest gets broadcast, podcast, social and digital content [...]

Participate in Volcanic Wines Seminar Led by John Szabo MS

January 31, 2017|Calls for Wine, Grapevine, OWB Blog|

John Szabo MS, author of Volcanic Wines: Salt, Grit and Power, winner of the André Simon 2016 drink book award, is offering Volcanic Wine events for the top trade and media in New York City, San Francisco, Los Angeles, Vancouver, Calgary, Montreal and Toronto in 2017. These events will be formal (presentation, slide show, panelists, 12 wines, 30-40 attendees) [...]

Submit Wines for The Drinks Business’ 2017 Global Pinot Noir Masters

January 31, 2017|Calls for Wine, Grapevine, OWB Blog|

The 2017 Global Pinot Noir Masters will be this year's biggest and most extensive blind tasting of Pinot noir from around the world. The Drinks Business has organized an expert panel of MW judges, including Editor-in-Chief Patrick Schmitt MW. Only 100% single varietal expressions of Pinot noir will be accepted for this competition. The results [...]