When Amy and I bid on a vineyard tasting with Sand-Reckoner, a winery and vineyard located in the Kansas Settlement region south of Willcox, Arizona, we had little idea what “vineyard tasting” actually meant. Lucky for us, we won our bid, and we embarked together on this new adventure.
While there are many fine winemakers in Arizona who we’ll talk about over time, next we’ll explore the history of the Arizona wine industry through the eyes of four key figures – a philosopher, an ecologist, a rock star and a filmmaker.
Long before anyone so much as crushed a wine grape in California, wine made from Arizona grapes was being enjoyed.
Visit us every week for news, tasting notes and history about wine from Arizona and around the world! And join us on Facebook, Twitter and Google+!