What is this Man Doing?

Whenever I come across images of this statue figure which lives at the south end of Napa I smile because I know the name of it is, “The Grape Crusher”. My smile however is not one so much of local fondness but rather of eye rolling frustration. Why?...

The Weighty Issues of Winery Compliance

Recently I spotted one of these CHP trucks on the highway. It brought me back to my days as a deputy weighmaster and when during the harvest time of year, you didn’t want to see one of these pulling into your winery. (Not that you ever did) One of the most...