Adventures In The World Of Wine And Adjacent Amusements™
Welcome to the May edition of Wine Adventure Journal's Monthly Harvest Newsletter -a recap of our most recent articles and adventures plus a splash of news and coming events.
Photo credit: Fresh bread and olive oil on the table, Bistro Don Giovanni, Napa, California. Our destination of the month for May.
News and Comment
Just about all wine venues are now open for tours and tastings in California, hopefully where you are too! Get out and support your local wine country establishments.
California drought is being made worse by state policies that send water to the ocean rather than to farms and communities. Many farmers are cutting back on amount of acreage planted due to lack of water. The net effect on wine grape production still up in the air as state prepares for a potentially extreme fire season.