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Leaving Wall Street for Wine Country
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Leaving Wall Street for Wine Country

Jamie Kutch chucked a lucrative job to pursue his dream, becoming one of California's most respected vintners. Here's how one entrepreneur changed careers in midstream.
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Papapietro Perry Winery Has Gone From Garage to Greatness
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Papapietro Perry Winery Has Gone From Garage to Greatness

Papapietro Perry Winery began in a garage as the hobby of friends Ben Papapietro and Bruce Perry. Now it's one of the best Pinot Noir producers around.
Oak Ridge: Oldest Winery in Lodi Knows How to Keep Things Small
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Oak Ridge: Oldest Winery in Lodi Knows How to Keep Things Small

The winery that pioneered the Lodi, California appellation is keeping to its roots while expanding distribution.
Markham Vineyards Draws on Napa Valley for Exquisite Blends
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Markham Vineyards Draws on Napa Valley for Exquisite Blends

Kimberlee Nicholls, winemaker for Markham Vineyards, uses grapes from many Napa Valley locations to create unique and exquisite blends.
Galena Cellars Puts Illinois on the Winemaking Map
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Galena Cellars Puts Illinois on the Winemaking Map

Illinois may not be the first place that leaps to mind when you think of great wine, but Christine Lawlor of Galena Cellars is winning wine lovers over to her state's terroir.
Delectus Vineyard is the "Ultimate Choice" for Artisanal California Wine
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Delectus Vineyard is the "Ultimate Choice" for Artisanal California Wine

Eighth-generation winemaker Gerhard Reisacher brought his passion for artisanal winemaking from Austria to California, and since 1995 he and his wife have been continuing the family tradition.
Chacewater Makes Nevada County a Land of Wine and Olive Oil
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Chacewater Makes Nevada County a Land of Wine and Olive Oil

Chacewater Winery & Olive Mill in the Sierra Foothills grew out of a land purchase from a California monastery. Now a former monk manages the mill, and the wines and olive oils are winning awards.
Biltmore Estate's Award-Winning Winery is Worth the Trip
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Biltmore Estate's Award-Winning Winery is Worth the Trip

Biltmore Estate is an award-winning North Carolina winery that's more than worth the trip to see in person.
B Cellars Winery Bottles Flavorful Blends
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B Cellars Winery Bottles Flavorful Blends

B Cellars Winery in California is blending different varietals to make startlingly new creations, revolutionizing winemaking in the process.
Albion River Inn, a Mendocino Getaway
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Albion River Inn, a Mendocino Getaway

The historic Albion River Inn, just minutes away from the town of Mendocino, lets you savor the wines of Anderson Valley in comfort and style.
Alisal Guest Ranch and Resort, a Traditional Taste of California Living at its Finest
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Alisal Guest Ranch and Resort, a Traditional Taste of California Living at its Finest

Experience the heart and heritage of Santa Barbara Wine Country on Alisal's 10,000-acre working cattle ranch.
Sequoia Grove Winery, a Napa Valley Sweet Spot
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Sequoia Grove Winery, a Napa Valley Sweet Spot

Sequoia Grove wines are just right and then some. Try one of the best Cabernet Savignon's under a grove of ancient coastal redwood trees in the heart of Napa Valley.
Peju: High-Quality Wines, Unique Experience, and Exceptional Customer Care
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Peju: High-Quality Wines, Unique Experience, and Exceptional Customer Care

Peju has been named Top Artisan Winery of the Year by Wine & Spirits Magazine and has been noted as a producer of Top California Cabernets by Wine Spectator, and in 2009 became just one of 21 Napa Valley wineries to earn certification as a Napa Green Winery and Bay Area Green Business.
The Napa River Inn, a Unique Urban Wine Experience in Downtown Napa
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The Napa River Inn, a Unique Urban Wine Experience in Downtown Napa

Experience all that Napa Valley has to offer at the enchanting Napa River Inn.