Vinedemia was a rural Roman vintage festival. One of the earliest visual representations of grape stomping was from Vindemia during the 3rd century of CE. Before machines, grape stomping was used as a method of masceration to crush the grapes and extract the juice so the fermentation process could begin. Grape stomping has been outlawed […]

Spicer Banquet!

What a fabulous weekend! The Spicer Banquet was held on Friday evening at the Spicer Legion. We were honored to be awarded the 2015 Spicer Business of the Year.  It was a lovely evening celebrated with Ron and Kim’s family and friends, Glacial Ridge staff, fellow Spicer business owners, and citizens of Spicer. A special thanks to […]