I spent much of fall gathering endorsements from local winery owners, to help elect a fellow grower who will soon represent Lodi. Chasing these guys during harvest took patience, and there was no time to taste! (There has been much toasting since.) I learned is 7 Deadly Zins is a cool name for a wine.
Speaking of climate, I found this illustration amusing:
That's Napa in the background. Still a better place to visit. The only B&B I know around here has a view of a city park.