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This company submitted a 15-page proposal for a white wine emoji, and we get it | Aug 6th, 2018

For so many of us, emojis are a crucial part of expressing ourselves, whether we’re writing a text or figuring out the perfect caption for our latest Instagram photo. But how can we properly get our thoughts and feelings across if the emojis we need don’t exist?! If you’ve ever been frustrated that you can only share a red wine emoji even if you’re drinking white, don’t fear — there are people out there working to right this wrong.

USA Today - A white wine emoji could be heading to your keyboards | Aug 6th, 2018

Wine lovers may have something to celebrate since a white wine emoji could be on the way.

A White Wine Emoji May Finally Be Added To Keyboards | Aug 6th, 2018

Wine may be a tactile, gustatory experience, but in today’s age of symbols over text and life through the lens of Instagram, we’re also tasting wine through pictures. For white wine lovers, this can be frustrating, since the increasingly popular emoji keyboard includes only one type of still wine: a glass of red.

This winery wrote a 15-page proposal for a white wine emoji — and it worked! | Aug 6th, 2018

Hold onto your glass: A white wine emoji may be coming soon to a phone near you. Sonoma County winery Kendall-Jackson recently submitted a 15-page proposal for a white wine emoji to Unicode, the governing body for international coding standards, and it was selected for review by the Unicode Technical Committee.

So, we don't want to get our hopes up, but ... our hopes are up.

GMA - Someone submitted a white wine emoji and we're all praying it becomes a thing | Aug 6th, 2018

Unicode Technical Committee, the governing body tasked with regulating emojis for international coding standards, recently selected for review a proposal to add a white wine icon.

Kendall-Jackson Is Thirsty for a White Wine Emoji | Aug 6th, 2018

And it’s calling on wine lovers to make it happen.

A White Wine Emoji Might Be Coming Thanks to Kendall-Jackson Winery’s 15-Page Proposal | Aug 6th, 2018

Talk about dedication! In the absence of a white wine emoji, employees at Kendall-Jackson winery in Sonoma County, California, wrote a 15-page proposal asking for one, and it worked. Sort of.

Someone submitted a white wine emoji and we're all praying it becomes a thing | Aug 6th, 2018

Attention all you passionate Chardonnay, Pinot Grigio, and Sauvignon blanc drinkers out there: Your days of using the red wine emoji may be numbered.

A white wine emoji might be coming soon to a phone near you.

There's a 15-Page Petition for a White Wine Emoji | Jul 27th, 2018

Gone are the days when human emojis came in a single color: Instead, users now have a selection of skin tones. But when it comes to a glass of wine, the Unicode Consortium—the international overlords of official emojis—only offers up one option: the “wine glass” emoji…and by default, pretty much every major platform chooses to color the wine inside that glass red. Kendall-Jackson thinks this is unfair to white wine lovers, and the California-based winery is doing something about it: They are petitioning for a specific white wine emoji.

Kendall-Jackson Petitioning For White Wine Emoji | Jul 27th, 2018

The California white wine pioneer sent the bumper document to Unicode, the governing body that sets global coding standards, outlining why a white wine emoji is needed.

White Wine Emoji

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