Results tagged with 'vetro'
Published April 21, 2013
Thanks to our climate, it's unlikely Wisconsin will ever become a wine lover's destination, although with Bordeaux winemakers buying up land in the south of England thanks to global warming, who knows! But that doesn't mean that some hearty Dairylanders aren't giving oenology the old college try. Here are some of the wineries closest to Southeastern Wisconsin.
Published Oct. 10, 2011
After a number of years in Concord, near Ixonia, Bill and La Verne Vetrano have moved their Vetro Winery down the road to Jefferson.
Published July 6, 2007
A new budget amendment proposed by Wisconsin State Senator Russ Decker (D-Weston) has popped the corks of Wisconsin winemakers and has even drawn the attention of Forbes magazine.
Published June 1, 2006
Pitting Milwaukee's best wines against each other in a taste test was particularly challenging -- because Milwaukee doesn't have any wineries within city limits. But after expanding our search radius a bit, all five testers tepidly picked the same winner.
Published Oct. 4, 2004
If you've got a taste for wine and prefer to live the "Slow Food" philosophy and support your local wineries, there are two in southeastern Wisconsin that are growing their profiles, if not their own grapes.