Wine-making predates Western civilization by 4,000 years or more. But as old as it is, it’s still offering new opportunities for entrepreneurs in Nebraska.
With 25 wineries in the state and a raft of gold and silver medals to prove their worth, one might think the Nebraska wine industry to be in the prime of its life, but in truth the wine industry in Nebraska is barely even up and toddling. It was only 1994 when Ed and Holly Swanson opened Cuthills Vineyards near Pierce, Neb., thus reviving Nebraska’s long-dormant wine-making tradition. Read More