Tagged: Julie Coquard

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Wollersheim Wine Cave Unveiled After 150 Years

Around 1850, Hungarian Count Agoston Haraszthy dug a wine cave at the current site of Wollersheim Winery.   Haraszthy left soon thereafter to be the first commercial grape grower in Sonoma County, California.  On...

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Wollersheim: San Diego Winery of the Year

Up against 1,700 wineries from across the globe at the San Diego International Wine Competition last week,  Wollersheim Winery of Prairie Du Sac, Wisconsin received a record six awards.   Co-owner Julie Coquard told...

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Wollersheim Celebrates 40th Anniversary

It’s 1972. An electrical engineer moves his family to an abandoned Wisconsin farm, planning to produce estate wines in the property’s Civil War-era winery, despite being told repeatedly that grapes won’t grow there. While...