February 5, 2016 – ShankenNewsDaily News Briefs Mentions David Simpson Hire

News Briefs for February 5, 2016 •Amazon has extended its Prime Now alcohol delivery service to the San Diego market, joining New York and Seattle. In San Diego, Amazon has partnered with retail chain Keg N Bottle, which has nine … Read More

February 4, 2016 – Wine Business.com Press Release, “Bacchus Wineworks Appoints David Simpson to Vice President Sales and Marketing”

Bacchus Wineworks Appoints David Simpson to Vice President Sales and Marketing Posted on February 04, 2016 Bacchus Wineworks (“BWW”), the sales and marketing company founded by Sam Bronfman, Peter Kaufman and Henry Owsley of Bacchus Capital Management, representing DeLille Cellars, … Read More

January 7, 2016 – NY Times, Eric Asimov, “Oregon Pinot Noir Delivers an Element of Surprise”

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FOOD Oregon Pinot Noir Delivers an Element of Surprise Wines of The Times By ERIC ASIMOV JAN. 7, 2016 Credit Tony Cenicola/The New York Times Recent vintages of Oregon pinot noir have been fascinating. But they may have also been … Read More

January, 2016 – Two Bacchus Brands Included in Andy Perdue’s Great Northwest Wine top 100 wines of 2015: the complete list

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Great Northwest Wine top 100 wines of 2015: the complete list By Andy Perdue on January 1, 2016 Over the past week, we have revealed our top 100 wines from the Great Northwest. These wines were selected from more than … Read More

December, 2015 – Bacchus Wineworks Brands Featured in Tasting Panel Up Front Story, “Bacchus Rising”

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Bacchus Rising – Under the Guidance of Industry Veteran Sam Bronfman, Bacchus Wineworks Takes a Unique Approach to Wine Marketing Read Full Story with Photos Here: Tasting Panel, “Bacchus Rising”

November 18, 2015 – Maritime Wine Tasting Studio: a taste of something unique

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Maritime Wine Tasting Studio: a taste of something unique By Esther Mobley Updated 10:30 am, Wednesday, November 18, 2015 Photo: John Storey, Special To The Chronicle Manager Katie Guiney talks with a couple at the Maritime Wine Tasting Studio in San … Read More

November 11, 2015 – Two Bacchus Portfolio Wineries in Andy Perdue’s Seattle Times List of Top 50 Wines of 2015

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Two Bacchus Portfolio Wineries in Seattle Times List of Top 50 Wines of 2015 The Seattle Times’ 50 best wines of 2015 Originally published November 11, 2015 at 7:00 am Updated November 23, 2015 at 11:13 am Wine columnist Andy … Read More

October 28, 2015 – VIDEO: DeLille Cellars 2015 – An Extraordinary Harvest

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A year like we have never experienced before,” says  Jim Holmes, founder and owner of Ciel du Cheval Vineyard on Red Mountain, Washington State. “The resulting wines are probably going to be wines of concentration we have not seen before, … Read More

October 15, 2015 – Wall Street Journal, “Oregon Vineyards Draw Out-of-State Buyers”

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Oregon Vineyards Draw Out-of-State Buyers The drought in California and affordable acreage are prompting explosive growth in the market for Oregon vineyards. Home buyers here opt for homes that blend into the landscape. By NANCY KEATES Oct. 15, 2015 9:51 … Read More

September 30, 2015 – Ed Sbragia Presents a New Mountain Cabernet, 2012 Godspeed, and his 2013 Gamble Ranch Chardonnay

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One Foot in Sonoma and One in Napa:  Dry Creek Vintner Releases Napa Valley Wines Ed Sbragia Presents a New Mountain Cabernet, 2012 Godspeed, and his 2013 Gamble Ranch Chardonnay Geyserville, CA, September 30, 2015: Ed Sbragia has always had … Read More

September 2, 2015 – Portland Business Journal, “How Climate Change Could Hike the Price of Your Oregon Pinot”

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Portland Business Journal, “How Climate Change Could Hike the Price of Your Oregon Pinot” Sep 2, 2015, 10:20am PDT Suzanne Stevens – Editor, Portland Business Journal Oregon’s wine industry is set to celebrate another banner year. While it will be difficult to … Read More

August 20, 2015 – DeLille Cellars Named Honorary Vintner 2015 at the Auction of Washington Wines

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DeLille Cellars Named Honorary Vintner 2015 at the Auction of Washington Wines         Woodinville, WA, August 20, 2015 – Recently DeLille Cellars was recognized as the 2015 Honorary Vintner at the Auction of Washington Wines. The Auction … Read More

August 12, 2015 – Dobbes Appoints Travis Proctor Production Winemaker

Dobbes Family Estate Appoints Travis Proctor Production Winemaker Winery Adds Talent Across the Board Supporting Growth Dundee, Oregon, August 12, 2015: Travis Proctor has been appointed Production Winemaker at Dobbes Family Estate Winery / Wine by Joe and Andy McVay … Read More

August 4, 2015 – Great Northwest Wine, “Tony Rynders views Panther Creek Cellars as ‘opportunity’”

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Tony Rynders views Panther Creek Cellars as ‘opportunity’ By Eric Degerman on August 4, 2015 photo credit: Eric Degerman and Chris Bidleman PORTLAND — It took a couple of decades, and he’s made plenty of history in between, but Tony … Read More

July 31, 2015 – Great Northwest Wine, “Ken Wright renews association with Panther Creek Cellars”

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Ken Wright renews association with Panther Creek Cellars By Eric Degerman on July 31, 2015 PORTLAND — The Pacific Northwest wine industry is brimming with success stories, and Ken Wright continues to write new chapters. Earlier this month, the iconic … Read More

July 21, 2015 – Christopher Pappe Joins Top Management of Panther Creek Cellars and Madrigal Family Winery

Christopher Pappe Joins Top Management of Panther Creek Cellars and Madrigal Family Winery  Seasoned Professional Adds DTC and Sales Expertise to Bacchus Capital Portfolio Dundee, Oregon and San Francisco, July 21, 2015 – Bacchus Capital Management has appointed Christopher Pappe … Read More

July 21, 2015 – Christopher Pappe Joins Top Management of Panther Creek Cellars and Madrigal Family Winery

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Christopher Pappe Joins Top Management of Panther Creek Cellars and Madrigal Family Winery Dundee, Oregon and San Francisco, July 21, 2015 – Bacchus Capital Management has appointed Christopher Pappe President of Panther Creek Cellars, COO of Madrigal Family Winery and … Read More

July 16, 2015 – Panther Creek Cellars Debuts Portfolio of Tony Rynders’ Single Vineyard Wines

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Panther Creek Cellars Debuts Portfolio of Tony Rynders’ Single Vineyard Wines Legendary Winery Showcases Carter Vineyard Collaboration Dundee, Oregon, July 16, 2015: Panther Creek Cellars, one of the first Oregon wineries recognized for its exceptional regional blends and single vineyard designate … Read More

July 7, 2015 – 20th Vintage DeLille Cellars Chaleur Estate Blanc to be Released at Bastille Day Celebration

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20th Vintage DeLille Cellars Chaleur Estate Blanc to be Released at Bastille Day Celebration Woodinville, WA, July 8, 2015: DeLille Cellars marks over 20 years of discovery and innovation with the release of its 2014 Chaleur Estate Blanc on July … Read More

July 7, 2015 – Venerable Spanish Producer CVNE Joins Maritime Wine Trading Collective’s Portfolio

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Venerable Spanish Producer CVNE Joins Maritime Wine Trading Collective’s Portfolio San Francisco, July 7, 2015. In an agreement struck on July 1st, Compañía Vinícola del Norte de España (CVNE) entrusted California distribution of their Cune, Vina Real, Monople, Imperial and … Read More

June 11, 2015 – El Gaucho Hosts DeLille Cellars Legacy Winemaker Dinner

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El Gaucho Hosts DeLille Cellars Legacy Winemaker Dinner – pdf El Gaucho Hosts DeLille Legacy Winemaker Dinner Six of Washington State’s Acclaimed Vintners Honor DeLille Cellars’ Chris Upchurch PORTLAND, OR – June 11, 2015 – On June 10th, El Gaucho Portland … Read More

April 28, 2015 – Ed Sbragia Debuts 2012 Gino’s Zinfandel

Ed Sbragia Debuts 2012 Gino’s Zinfandel Renowned Dry Creek Winemaster and his Son Blend Three Family Vineyards in a Nod to Tradition Geyserville, CA, April 28, 2015 – Ed and Adam Sbragia, 3rd and 4th generation Dry Creek Valley winemakers of … Read More

April 23, 2015 – Bodkin Wines Taps Maritime Wine Trading Collective for Sales & Marketing

Bodkin Wines Taps Maritime Wine Trading Collective for Sales & Marketing Maverick Winemaker Chris Christensen Attracts High-profile Attention April 23, 2015, San Francisco – Christopher Christensen, “Winesmith and Head Honcho” of Sonoma-based Bodkin Wines, has partnered with Maritime Wine Trading Collective … Read More

April 4, 2015 – WineBusiness.com, “Tom Dugan Promoted to Executive Vice President and GM of DeLille Cellars”

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Tom Dugan Promoted to Executive Vice President and GM of DeLille Cellars Posted on April 01, 2015 Tom Dugan has been promoted to general manager and executive vice president of DeLille Cellars, responsible for the day-to-day operations of the winery; … Read More

April 1, 2015 – WineBusiness.com, “Rob Rupe Promoted to Partner of Bacchus Capital”

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Rob Rupe Promoted to Partner of Bacchus Capital Posted on April 01, 2015   Rob Rupe has been promoted to partner of Bacchus Capital. Having been with Bacchus since its inception in 2007, Rupe has played a leadership role in … Read More

April 1, 2015 – Maritime Wine Trading Collective Named Sole North American Importer of Bodega Benegas Wines

Maritime Wine Trading Collective Named Sole North American Importer of Bodega Benegas Wines Portfolio expansion continues with addition of storied Mendoza Winery San Francisco, April 1, 2015 – Maritime Wine Trading Collective has been appointed the sole North American importer … Read More

March 11, 2015 – Maritime Wine Trading Collective Names North American Sales and Marketing Agent for J. Bookwalter Wines

Maritime Wine Trading Collective Names North American Sales and Marketing Agent for J. Bookwalter Wines Maritime Acquires 50 percent Stake in Notebook Wines SAN FRANCISCO March 11, 2015 – Maritime Wine Trading Collective today announced that it has been named … Read More

March 6, 2015 – DeLille’s 2011 D2 Named a Top Red Blend in WSJ Lettie Teague, “The Red-Wine Blends Trend: More Than Just Flashy Packaging”

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WSJ Lettie Teague, “The Red-Wine Blends Trend: More Than Just Flashy Packaging”  The Red-Wine Blends Trend: More Than Just Flashy Packaging Not all American red blends are cheap, cleverly marketed mixes of grapes that couldn’t make it on their own. … Read More

March 5, 2015 – DeLille Cellars Legacy Dinner at World Trade Center Seattle, March 5th 2015

DeLille Cellars Legacy Dinner at World Trade Center Seattle, March 5th 2015 DeLille Cellars Legacy Winemaker Dinner   Featuring Greg Lill, CEO and Co-Founder DeLille Cellars, Chris Upchurch, Executive Winemaker and Co-Founder, and Jason Gorski, Winemaker World Trade Center Seattle … Read More

March 1, 2015 – DeLille Cellars featured in Wine Enthusiast’s, “The Secrets of Red Mountain Winemaking”

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Wine Enthusiast’s, “The Secrets of Red Mountain Winemaking” Over the last four decades, Red Mountain has established itself as not only Washington’s premier winegrowing region, but one of the finest in the world. Once a well-kept secret, the recent boom … Read More