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Old Vine Zinfandel

Lodi American Viticulture Area is located between the Sacramento Valley and the San Joaquin Valley.  Lodi has been a major grape growing region since the 1850’s. 163 more words

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Phylloxera: To A Louse

When Robert Burns satirically eulogised a flea in a ladies bonnet, he intended it as a play upon the juxtaposition of wealth and disgust, setting the piece in the pews of a church. 885 more words

Bald Mountain Vineyard: The Ultimate Sandbox

High atop the Santa Cruz Mountains there’s a vineyard that thrives in nothing but near-100-percent sandy soil. That vineyard is Bald Mountain, and is owned and farmed by Jim Beauregard of… 392 more words

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