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  • Exclusive: Precept Teams With Whole Foods On Canned Wine, Bets Big On Oregon

    by Shanken News Daily Seattle-based Precept Wine is ramping up innovation efforts with the launch of West Side Wine Co., a new premium canned wine brand. Developed by Precept’s private label innovation division Grape & Grain, West Side Wine Co. features California Cabernet Sauvignon and Chardonnay offerings packaged in 250-ml. cans. Off-premise, the range is debuting exclusively at …

    Idaho wine industry honors Sawtooth Winery’s Meredith Smith

    by Andy Perdue and Eric Degerman, Great Northwest Wine We all enjoy receiving recognition for a job done well. However, when an award and applause come from colleagues, it’s a special moment. The Idaho wine industry recently voted Sawtooth Estate Winery winemaker Meredith Smith as its first Distinguished Member of the Year. And to think …

    Oregon wine is on the upswing

    Photo copyright Jon Vicory, Seattle Business Monthly

    High demand for Pinot Noir has spurred continued investment in the Beaver State, where sustainability converges with an emerging identity, by Angel Antin, MarketWatch (Feb. 2016) “Oregon wine is compelling and thought-provoking,” says Stacey Gibson, wine director and general manager of The Woodsman Tavern in Portland, Oregon. Gibson left a sommelier job at Corkbuzz in …