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Wine Country Starts Picking Up the Pieces

October 07, 2020

"Everyone agreed from California to Washington that we would have to remove vines to get back in balance," Rob McMillan said. "This has been such an extended smoke event, I don't know if we'll ever know how much got picked, left on the vine, picked then dumped, or picked then sold to bulk or distilled. But this will almost certainly be the lowest grape harvest in a long time."