Wine news August 25, 2014

Jon Bonné in the San Francisco Chronicle reports on the Napa earthquake. The Los Angeles Times talks to Steve Matthiasson about the the earthquake. Tom Wark gives his account of waking up to the quake. The SacBee reports on the damage.

Lettie Teague in The Wall Street Journal on the elegant, serious side of Vihno Verde.

In the Washington Post, a sommelier conference where the restaurant trade elite meet.

The Drinks Business on German wine reforms.

Jancis Robinson reports that Baronne Philippine de Rothschild has died.