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5 awesome green wineries

By: chief on Feb. 18, 2010, 4:41 p.m.
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Ecologically sensitive vineyards

There's a Latin saying that goes, "It is well to remember that there are five reasons for drinking: the arrival of a friend; one's present or future thirst; the excellence of the wine; or any other reason."

My "any other reason" to drink wine? If it's local, organic or made at an ecologically sensitive winery. There's nothing better than taking a sweet swig knowing that the vino was brewed with love by winemakers who care about the planet. Come circle the globe as we take a peek at five of the greenest wineries in the world. (Jess Root originally wrote this for TreeHugger. It now lives on