Features, stories, and reported articles written by Julie Brown.

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Drink Local

The first time I visited the Truckee River Winery it was snowing. A late May storm had blown in as we walked up the brick path leading to the winery's cherry-red barn, which was built in 1968 on South River Street in downtown Truckee. A few inches of snow cloaked the barn's shoulders and dusted the naked apple and aspen trees out front. Young vines recently planted by the Truckee River Winery were still enduring the record snow and icy temperatures of one of the area's longest winters. It's no wonder they call themselves 'the highest and coldest winery.'

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