Wine sales up in the US

April 11, 2013 12:06:47 AM PDT
Sales of wine in the United States went up by two-percent last year, setting a new record.

Industry experts say more than 360-million cases of U.S. wines were sold in 2012. More than half of those came from California wineries.

Experts say wines are gaining popularity in American households, leading to a 50-percent increase in wine shipments to the U.S. since 2001.