Alcohol and Tobacco Tax and Trade Bureau May 2011 – Federal Register Recent Federal Regulation Documents

Establishment of the Antelope Valley of the California High Desert Viticultural Area
Document Number: 2011-12823
Type: Rule
Date: 2011-05-24
Agency: Alcohol and Tobacco Tax and Trade Bureau, Department of Treasury, Department of the Treasury
This Treasury decision establishes the 665-square mile ``Antelope Valley of the California High Desert'' American viticultural area in Los Angeles and Kern Counties, California. The Alcohol and Tobacco Tax and Trade Bureau designates viticultural areas to allow vintners to better describe the origin of their wines and to allow consumers to better identify wines they may purchase.
Proposed Establishment of the Coombsville Viticultural Area (2010R-009P)
Document Number: 2011-12822
Type: Proposed Rule
Date: 2011-05-24
Agency: Alcohol and Tobacco Tax and Trade Bureau, Department of Treasury, Department of the Treasury
The Alcohol and Tobacco Tax and Trade Bureau proposes to establish the 11,075-acre ``Coombsville'' viticultural area in Napa County, California. The proposed viticultural area lies within the Napa Valley viticultural area and the multicounty North Coast viticultural area. TTB designates viticultural areas to allow vintners to better describe the origin of their wines and to allow consumers to better identify wines they may purchase. TTB invites comments on this proposed addition to the TTB regulations.
Proposed Establishment of the Naches Heights Viticultural Area (2009R-107P)
Document Number: 2011-12820
Type: Proposed Rule
Date: 2011-05-24
Agency: Alcohol and Tobacco Tax and Trade Bureau, Department of Treasury, Department of the Treasury
The Alcohol and Tobacco Tax and Trade Bureau proposes to establish the 13,254-acre ``Naches Heights'' American viticultural area in Yakima County, Washington. TTB designates viticultural areas to allow vintners to better describe the origin of their wines and to allow consumers to better identify wines they may purchase. TTB invites comments on this proposed addition to the Bureau's regulations.