Wine Industry Myths

“Myth of The Family Winery” report by the Marin Institute

vineyards[PDF] The Myth of the Family Winery: Global Corporations – Alcohol Justice
‎Hiding behind a narrative of local, family-owned wineries, … While the wine industry perpetuates myths about wine as a product, it also promotes many …

Note: This report was completed in 2009. Since then more consolidation has occurred. The Institute is looking into updating this report next year. In Sonoma County 70{5fc40a96f14c4a6aa4c2a32569b0a57dcc67c0b31eb04c341474283f11b6cdd2} of production is from 12 wineries according to county records.