Category: Wisconsin

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Cold Climate Conference Photos

The Cold Climate Conference was held in Minneapolis for the first time this year from February 5th to February 7th. (The Conference was previously held in St. Paul.) Midwest Wine Press’ Danny Wood gave a...

Cold “Wreaking Havoc” on Regional Wine Industry 3

Cold “Wreaking Havoc” on Regional Wine Industry

The O’Keefes of Northern Michigan -Edward and son Eddie- have been farming grapes on the Old Mission Peninsula since 1974.  So when the O’Keefes express concern about the cold damage of the past two...

Bob Lautenbach Wis’ Grower of the Year 0

Bob Lautenbach Wis’ Grower of the Year

According to the Green Bay Press Gazette, Bob Lautenbach of Lautenbach’s Orchard Country Winery & Market received the Grower of the Year Award from the Wisconsin Grape Growers Association last month at the Corks ‘n’...

3-Day School For New Grape Growers 1

3-Day School For New Grape Growers

The University of Wisconsin Center for Integrated Agricultural Systems (CIAS), Wisconsin Grape Growers Association, the IPM Institute of North America and VESTA, the Viticulture Enology Science and Technology Alliance, are organizing a three-day intensive...

Cannon River Winery Run Through the Ringer by Township 0

Cannon River Winery Run Through the Ringer by Township

As reported by the Red Wing Republican Eagle, (5,000 pairs of Red Wing shoes are made in Red Wing, Minnesota every day) if you want to have a winey in Goodhue Township, Minnesota,  be...

Quinney Estate Scores at San Diego Int’l 0

Quinney Estate Scores at San Diego Int’l

Ed and Sharon Rink of  Quinney Estate Winery won a silver medal ( 89 points ) at the 2015 San Diego International Wine Competition for their 2012 Winery Marquette Reserve.  Aged in Wisconsin oak barrels,...

“Wisconsin” Scores on Wine Tourism Survey 0

“Wisconsin” Scores on Wine Tourism Survey

According to a WineBusiness.com report, a Sonoma State University wine survey of 1,028 consumers found Wisconsin was among the top 27 visited wine regions in the world.  The story is full of useful information....