May 30, 2017

The Global Influence of Midwest Wine

Dionysus (also called Bacchus) is the well-known god of grapes. What's not so well-known about Dionysus is that he had a tough time fitting in with the other gods. ┬áHis mother was a mortal and his father was Zeus, king of the gods, which made him a foreigner wherever he went.In many respects, Midwestern wine is like Dionysus, something of an outcast but also historically significant. … [Read more...]