More than 70
Robert Mondavi was born to make wine so I'd say 1913
The Robert Mondavi Winery opened in 1965
I've never heard of him
Russian River Valley
Grapes don't grow anywhere near L.A.
Too many to count
800 - 1000
Tecemula valley, mendocino county, Santa Barbara
Russian River Valley, Big mountain district, lake county
St. Helena, Stags Leap district, Oak Knoll
Walla Walla Valley, Finger Lakes, Mclaren Vale
Gold, the gold rush was a marketing ploy to get people to move there.
Girls, despite the famous song there are actually no pretty girls in California.
Raisins, despite the dancing cereal characters there is no time to let these grapes dry into raisins with all the wine making going on.
Hurricanes, come on who would want to live in a state that doesn't even have hurricanes. I'm buying my oranges from Florida
Late 19th century, but growers rebounded just in time for prohibition.
Last year, sorry no more wine from California.....EVER!!!!
Again, they make this stuff up just to sell wine at a higher price.