Wine Industry Taking Stock After Damaging Overnight Earthquake


CBS San Francisco

NAPA (CBS SF) – The most powerful earthquake to strike the Bay Area in nearly 25 years will likely take a toll on wine industry after rocking the Napa area.

The magnitude 6.0 quake crumbled walls in Downtown Napa, sending bricks a debris into the streets and forcing the closure of nearby streets. Nearby, winemakers were rushing to see what damage was done to the region’s most famous export”

“I went in to the winery,” said winemaker Aaron Miller. “A few of the barrels fell, but all of the wine is ok.”

Grocery store shelves did not fare as well:

Nor did some cellars:

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