California - Always good for a surprise

Photo: Vineyard in California. Source: Matthias Stelzig

Vineyard in California

Photo Wine from California. Source: Matthias Stelzig

Wine from California

Golden Gate Bridge San Francisco
Sommer im Napa Valley. Quelle: Matthias Stelzig
Weinberge Kalifornien. Quelle: Matthias Stelzig
Berge in der Nähe des Wente Vineyards. Quelle: Matthias Stelzig
Tasting room auf vielen Vineyards. Quelle: Matthias Stelzig
Fasskeller Ridge Vineyards. Quelle: Matthias Stelzig
Fasskeller Schug Winery. Quelle: Matthias Stelzig
Kalifornische Küche. Quelle: Matthias Stelzig
 Büffet. Quelle: Matthias Stelzig

An abundance of grape varieties

Photo: Christine Hill, Wente Vineyards - Source: Matthias Stelzig

Christine Hill, Wente Vineyards

Christine Hill, Wente Vineyards - Source: Matthias Stelzig
German immigrants and pieces they brought along.  Source: Matthias Stelzig
Californian detail. Source: Matthias Stelzig
Chris Schug, Schug Winery. Source: Matthias Stelzig
Keg from Germany, Schug Winery. Source: Matthias Stelzig
Grgich Hills Estate. Source: Matthias Stelzig
Black Stallion. Source: Matthias Stelzig
David G. Deboer, owner Black Stallion. Source: Matthias Stelzig
Black Stallion keg. Source: Matthias Stelzig
Black Stallion pool. Source: Matthias Stelzig
Hardy Wallace, Dusty and Rowdy Winery. Source: Matthias Stelzig

Old vine - new world

Black Stallion. Quelle: Matthias Stelzig

The nose for marketing

Weinberg gegen Erosion begrünt. Quelle: Matthias Stelzig

Sustainability and social ethics

Organic garden. Source: Matthias Stelzig
Ancient vine between green planting against erosion. Source: Matthias Stelzig
Ancient vines are California's great treasures. Source: Matthias Stelzig
Plantation against erosion. Source: Matthias Stelzig
Not good for the environment: Drip irrigation.  Source: Matthias Stelzig
Photo: Ancient vine . Source: Matthias Stelzig

On the course of success in spite of head wind