• Precept Wine Forms Dynamic Strategic Accounts Division Dedicated to Regional & National Partnerships

    Dedicated to developing innovative programming, maximizing efficiencies and driving sales with regional and national account partners, Precept Wine is excited to announce the formation of its new Strategic Accounts Division and has promoted and appointed Austin Gangel to Senior Vice President to oversee it. Gangel will report to Precept Wine Chief Sales & Marketing Officer …

    Precept Wine lands four Wine Spectator 100 Top Values of 2016


    In its Dec. 31, 2016 issue, Wine Spectator announced its 100 Top Values of 2016, representing still red, white, rosé wines and sparkling varieties from all over the world. Precept Wine is delighted to announce that four wines within its wineries made the list, demonstrating excellent value and quality across all categories.  “We’re thrilled to have …

    Browne Family Vineyards Goes Big With Its Large-Format Bottle Program

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    Just in time for the holidays, Browne Family Vineyards Founder Andrew Browne makes a BIG impact with 1.5L and 3L runs of his Cabernet Sauvignon from the Columbia Valley Walla Walla, Wash.,—Oct. 17, 2016—Browne Family Vineyards Founder Andrew Browne recently introduced a large format bottle program, aimed at consumers’ thirsts for holiday celebration and something …

    Precept Wine acquires 62-acre parcel in Yakima Valley


    Continuing Precept Wine’s pursuit of excellent vineyard land in the Pacific Northwest, Chief Executive Officer Andrew Browne announced today the purchase of 62 acres of Yakima Valley ranch land bordering its existing Skyfall Vineyard, located just south of Red Mountain outside of Benton City, Washington. Terms of the private sale are undisclosed. “This Skyfall Vineyard …

    Waterbrook 2014 Merlot wins Washington State Wine Award for best $20-and-under Merlot

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    Seattle magazine’s Washington State Wine Award winners for 2016 have been announced, and the Waterbrook 2014 Merlot is the winner in the Merlot $20 and under category for its 11th annual judging. In addition, the Waterbrook 2014 Chardonnay was a finalist in the Chardonnay $15 and under category. Along with Waterbrook’s winning Merlot appearing in its …