May 25, 1966: On this day, Mission Hill Winery, was established in Canada. Although Travel and Leisure magazine has referred to Mission Hill as “the cornerstone of the Canadian wine tourist sector,” the winery is as well-known for its breathtaking setting in the Okanagan Valley of British Columbia for the quality of its products. The valley’s five vineyards are spaced out throughout its length, and several of them are located around the valley’s glacial lakes. The valley’s different microclimates and extensive soil types create an extraordinarily broad spectrum of grape varieties.

May 25, 2021: On this day, Home Winemaking: The Simple Way to Make Delicious Wine was published. Jack B. Keller, Jr and Daniel Pambianchi teach the process of wine making from a beginner’s perspective, showing 65 recipes with the basic principles, the necessary equipment and more.

May 25, 2022: This day is National Wine Day in the United States.

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