The Rescue Paradox - Wine & Spirits Magazine

The Rescue Paradox

Seeing California’s Future Through Mourvedre-Tinted Lenses

photos of: Hardy Wallace and Chris Pittenger by Kelly Puleio

It’s a sturdy vine, often happier growing as a freestanding bush than on a trellis. The grapes themselves are thick-skinned and durable. Plant it in a hot, dry climate, and you might not have to water it all summer long. Far from accumulating a massive payload of sugar, you may…

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This story appears in the print issue of February 2017.
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