California’s vineyards want you to know they are open for business and eager for tourists.
Wildfires during October burned both Sonoma and Napa Valley, and many Americans think the damage was widespread. Actually, the fires destroyed only a small number of vineyards.
Most importantly, the majority of tasting rooms were spared. Tourism is important to not only vineyards, but also hotels, shopping malls and other businesses in the wine country. Without tourism, these businesses could be destroyed by the wildfires long after the flames have