Savor - Viticultores: Mexican American Perspectives on Grapes, Community and Resilience
From ATS Video
On March 17, 3023, Mario Bazán, Dolores Torres, Gustavo Aviña came together to speak with moderator L. Steve Velasquez about their stories working in the vineyards of Napa Valley.
They say “great wine is made in the vineyard," but who nurtures the perfect environment that provides the foundation for great wine? We will hear from viticulture experts who have helped build the reputation of Napa Valley wine and discuss how Mexican and Chicanx communities have contributed their in-depth knowledge and highly-skilled grape cultivation techniques. Understanding their contributions and stories will help all wine drinkers better appreciate the origins of their favorite vintage.