September 4, 2009 - Join us for the Sonoma Wine Country Weekend with a Winemaker Lunch at the home of Bill
& Gerry Brinton on September 4th...details here
December 2008 - Read interview with Bill Brinton
on vinikitas - wine view, reviews & interviews
August 2005 - Click here for listing of Charles Creek Vineyard's tasting room and gallery in The Diablo Guide.
May 20, 2005 - Click here for "We get 30 to 50 people a day visiting our tasting rooms, Brinton
says" as featured in Business Week Online
May 17, 2005 - Click here for "McWilliams and Brinton
both said that direct shipping to consumers is important business to smaller wineries in Sonoma Valley.
as featured in The Sonoma Index-Tribune.
May 17, 2005 - Click here for "U.S. court rules wine OK by mail" as featured in Del Rio News-Herald.
May 17, 2005 - Click here for "We turn down a lot of direct wine sales everyday because of these laws," Brinton
as featured in the Los Angeles Times
January 10, 2005 - Los Angeles Times article entitled "Winemakers, Growers Fight Over 'Hang Time'" which featured a quote from Bill Brinton: "We want the fruit to hang as long as it possibly can," said Bill Brinton, owner of Charles Creek Vineyard in Sonoma.
"You get different flavors when you let the grapes hang, and that seems to be what the public likes."
December 10, 2004 - Excerpts from an interview with Bill Brinton
in the San Francisco Chronicle
regarding the recent Supreme Court review of national wine shipping and the freedom of consumers to choose.