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Sep 23, 2014
Marita’s Vineyard: An American Dream Come True
Celebrate Hispanic Heritage Month with the Montes Family

screen_shot_2014-09-16_at_3.33.51_pm_400Mexican Americans have long played a critical role in the California wine industry. With the wave of immigrants in the mid-20th Century, Mexican farmers and their families slowly worked their way up the Pacific Coast, pursuing various jobs in the agricultural industry. Many eventually settled in the Napa Valley, tending to the vineyards that would garner world attention in the 1970s. Read On →

Keywords: Maritas Vineyard, Hispanic Heritage, Montes Family, Wine Making, Celebration
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