Native grapes deliver great wine

2013-04-01T11:17:14+00:00April 1, 2013|Uncategorized|

WG-MR-2-cloer 2by Sally Colby
Tam Cloer is a horticulturist and second-generation owner in his family’s nursery business, but he knew that one day he’d have a vineyard.
Tam and his wife Pam of Apex, NC, had been growing grapes for about 18 years, mostly as a hobby. Like many other growers, they started their (more…)

A pioneer in Lodi, The Lucas Winery is known for well-balanced Zins and Chards

2013-04-01T11:03:38+00:00April 1, 2013|Wine and Craft Beverage News Articles|

OLYMPUS DIGITAL CAMERAby Karl H. Kazaks
The Lucas Winery, located in Lodi, CA sells 90 percent of its wines direct, either through its wine club, at the cellar door, or through direct shipping. Every year the winery makes a Zinfandel and Chardonnay under the Lucas label and a Rosé, a Zinfandel, and a Chardonnay under the slightly lower- (more…)