The Urban Tasting Room and the Challenges Post Corona Virus for Their Survival
March 28, 2020 When Governor Newsom issued the order to shut down bars, pubs and wineries he set in motion a never chain of events that may force winery owners to take a hard look at their Urban Tasting rooms. By effectively shuttering winery tasting rooms, he forced winery DTC managers to pivot quickly to […]
2020: The Challenges that Lie Ahead for the Wine Industry
In a recent edition of the SF Chronicle I read an interesting article about non-alcoholic cannabis Rose. And I thought, it wasn’t bad enough that something like “white claw” could gather so much attention now another competitor for wine was entering the “Octagon” battling for share of stomach. I have watched wine– currently holding a […]
Wine 2020: The Challenges that Lie Ahead for Vintners
The challenges facing vintners in the coming year are large; the very model that has been the modern tasting room is changing.