July 9, 1986: On this day, Lodi AVA was established in California. The region is best known for its Zinfandel and its Mediterranean climate. For more dates in wine history, click here.
April 2, 1767: On this day in 1767 the expulsion of the Jesuits from Spain’s massive territories across the Americas began. This was undertaken on the orders of King Charles III of Spain and […]