FEATURED IN THIS WEEK'S PinotFile, VOL 10 ISSUE 1

The nature and speed of the wind makes the Petaluma Gap region distinctive from other California winegrowing regions. This is emphasized in the Gap's tagline, "From Wind to Wine."






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