As part of this, I am blogging with my book partner at her UC Agriculture and Natural Resources Los Angeles Agriculture blog.
Here is Part Two of:
"How Los Angeles Became The Commercial Winegrowing Capital of America"
Yes, long before the Napa Valley or Sonoma became the winegrowing meccas that they are, LA was it, a position it held until the late 1800's.
|Jean Luis Vignes winery, downtown Los Angeles|
I am working on Part 3 so watch for it soon!