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them college-educated, middle- to upper-middle-class Americans, tried new products, including flavored wines, roses, generic jug wines, and varietal wines, which were sold in supermarkets, specialty wine shops, and traditional liquor stores.4 Ernest and Julio Gallo led the way, helping to create a wine market and a wine industry virtually from scratch. Drinking wine gradually became socially acceptable and, as states and lo- F O U R Transforming Wine in American Culture 1 3 7 calities voted increasingly wet, legally acceptable as well. No longer was al- coholism

From Prohibition to the Present
From the Beginnings to Prohibition
A Legal History of Wine in America
A Record of Two Hundred Years
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List of Illustrations i x Wine Is Life: A Foreword by Margrit Biever Mondavi x i Acknowledgments x v Note x v i i Introduction i i / Temperance 6 2 / National Prohibition 5 o 3 / Solving Problems Past 9 4 4 / Transforming Wine in American Culture 137 Conclusion 187 Notes 191 Bibliography 261 Index 2 7 3 CONTENTS This page intentionally left blank

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N O T E While the story of wine in America is captivating, the laws regulating wine and other alcoholic beverages are often hopelessly complex. For readers who are interested in this level of detail, I have included numerous legal cita- tions and other supporting information in the backnotes. Readers who do not wish to be so distracted should disregard the backnote references. X V I I This page intentionally left blank

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A HISTORY OF WINE IN AMERICA the publisher gratefully acknowledges the generous contribution to this book provided by the general endowment fund of the university of california press associates. A HISTORY OF WINE IN AMERICA From Prohibition to the Present Thomas Pinney university of california press Berkeley Los Angeles London Title page vignette: Wrought-iron sign at Boordy Vineyards in Maryland, commissioned by winegrower Philip Wagner. Though it obviously alludes to the story of the scouts sent by Moses into the Promised Land (Numbers 13:23), the sign

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A History of Wine in America This page intentionally left blank A HISTORY OF WINE IN AMERICA From the Beginnings to Prohibition Thomas Pinney UNIVERSITY OF CALIFORNIA PRESS Berkeley Los Angeles London University of California Press Berkeley and Los Angeles, California University of California Press, Ltd. London, England First paperback printing 2007 © 1989 by The Regents of the University of California LIBRARY OF CONGRESS CATALOGING-IN-PUBLICATION DATA Pinney, Thomas. A history of wine in America from the beginnings to Prohibition. Includes index. 1. Wine and