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2014-06-12 08:33:22

Tweetup wineries include: Franciscan Estate Winery, Garnet Vineyards, Jamieson Ranch Vineyards, Kendall-Jackson Winery, Wente Vineyards. NAPA, Calif., June 12, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The 10th Annual Wine Industry Technology Symposium (WITS) has partnered with Taste140 to again host a worldwide virtual wine tasting event June 30 - July 1, 2014 at the WITS event, which this year also includes a new concurrent Beer Industry Technology Symposium (BITS). While it is anticipated that...

2014-05-20 08:30:05

SAN FRANCISCO, May 20, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- As summer draws near, wine and music lovers are counting the days until they can pair their favorite pastimes - wine and music - at spectacular winery concerts in California wine country. Nestled in picturesque vineyards and wineries, these concerts and festivals offer a beautiful outdoor setting with the added benefit of delicious wines and food. California's wineries are serving up a wide variety of music events and wines all...

2013-08-14 23:21:35

Company Focuses on Helping to Find a Cure for Type 1 Diabetes Livermore, CA (PRWEB) August 14, 2013 All Systems Broadband has once again signed on as a major sponsor of the “Summer Classic” to raise funds for the Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation (JDRF). The Friday event includes a day of golf on the Greg Norman-designed golf course at Wente Vineyards, followed by an open-air evening of cocktails, auctions, dinner and dancing. Active Charity, founded by All Systems Broadband CEO...

2012-07-19 23:01:22

Fourth Annual Innovation Forum to focus on innovation and how to keep jobs in the United States. The prestigious panel to be moderated by Peter Burrows; senior writer for Bloomberg´s Business Week. Livermore, CA (PRWEB) July 19, 2012 The Livermore Valley Chamber of Commerce and Innovation Tri-Valley have announced their Fourth Annual Innovation Forum. The event will be held at Casa Real in Pleasanton on July 26. It starts at 10:00 a.m. with an expo showcasing innovative businesses and...

2011-08-04 09:55:00

NEW YORK, Aug. 4, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Just in time for summer evenings spent on the porch with a glass of wine, Food Network and Wente Vineyards unveil entwine. A new California wine portfolio, entwine brings the joy of food and varietal flavors to new heights. A natural blend between two American food and wine pioneers, the collaboration between Food Network and world-class, family-owned California winery Wente Vineyards will inspire food lovers to dive into wine by bringing ease and...

2011-03-09 11:00:00

SAN FRANCISCO, March 9, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Wine Institute -- With the world's largest sustainable winegrowing program, California wine country is the perfect place to celebrate Earth Day on April 22 this year and throughout the month. Whether you're passionate about protecting the environment, dealing with a bout of spring fever after a long winter or a wine lover eager to experience a new wine region, California's wineries and hotels are making it easy to escape for an eco-friendly...

2008-10-14 00:00:29

By Elizabeth Pfeffer/ LIVERMORE -- The team behind the buzzed-about human rights documentary "Tapestries of Hope" is throwing a music, food and wine- packed benefit to fund postproduction of their film about sexual abuse of girls in Africa. Filmmaker Michealene Cristini Risley of Palo Alto is determined to finish editing by Oct. 31, in time to meet the Sundance Film Festival's submission deadline, she said. The film focuses on the Girl Child Project in Zimbabwe, which works to combat the...

2008-10-08 15:00:25

Wente Vineyards and Fifth Generation Winemaker Karl Wente will launch the winery's national campaign "Discover the Wine, Discover the Music" Vintage II today. Through March 2009, Wente Vineyards sustainable Estate Grown wines will carry bottle-neckers showcasing Karl Wente's selected wine and music pairings and a redemption code to download a free song from each featured artist. "I find the intellectual process of matching the structures and moods of wine and music very compelling," said...

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