The Healdsburg-primarily based Wine Market Network hosted their third annual Wine & Weed Symposium on August eight at the Hyatt Regency Sonoma Wine Nation in Santa Rosa, California.
Additional than 500 pros from wine and cannabis industries have been in attendance to discover how adult-use marijuana legalization has impacted wine and assessment developments in between the two industries more than the previous year.
Additional than 40 firms have been represented at the occasion to showcase new solutions and solutions.
Francis Ford Coppola Winery CEO Corey Beck was on hand to provide the keynote address and share insights from his extra than twenty years of practical experience in the wine sector and attainable collaborations in between wine and cannabis.
“The purpose this conference continues to develop in reputation is since we have outstanding speakers,” stated Wine Market Network president and CEO George Christie. “We’re tackling a subject exactly where there’s a tremendous quantity of curiosity and factors are evolving so speedily in between these two industries that we’re never ever out of factors to speak about. Subsequent year will be even superior.”
Low-dose edible business, Garden Society supplied attendees a opportunity to participate in a cannabis sensory practical experience exactly where they have been in a position to examine cannabis plants, smell identifiers in distinct strains, and taste foods with comparable terpene profiles.
Wine & Weed Symposium attendees also had the chance to take the Sonoma County Practical experience Tour for a behind-the-scenes check out to CannaCraft, the Solful Dispensary, the Barrel Brothers Brewing Corporation, and the Francis Ford Coppola Winery.
At the conclusion of the Symposium, attendees have been invited to practical experience the Terpenes and Terroir, a crop-to-kitchen dining practical experience hosted by TSO Elevated Events, The Herb Somm, and the C2K Neighborhood at Gary Farrell Winery.