July 16, 2013
Wine: Olive oil's McEvoy Ranch dips into pinot
Wine and olive oil have a symbiotic relationship, and in places like Italy, where no table is complete without a jug of each, most wine estates have at least a smattering of olive trees. Typically, vines are planted at the base of the trees to provide support. In turn, the trees protect the grapes from excessive wind and sun.