• Drinking in the New Wine Culture in Arizona

    2 monthes ago - By Vine Pair

    “ Grapes have never been grown before where we are,” Curt Dunham, winemaker at LDV Winery, a 40-acre estate in Arizona's Chiricahua Mountains, says. “So we really didn't know how things were going to turn out.”
    Dunham is one of many new winemakers trying their hands at winemaking in dry, sunny Arizona. The burgeoning wine industry starts in the southeastern part of the state, where winemakers liken the terroir to France's Rhône Valley, and is bringing a flush of tasting rooms to Scottsdale, a city better known for golf and luxury resorts.
    LDV is opening a new tasting room in Scottsdale's...
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