Originally written by Jeff Kralik A few years ago, I conducted a wine tasting for a local business who insisted on supplying the wine from Chaddsford Winery in the Brandywine Valley – our state’s largest producer. We served a white blend and a red – Chambourcin – neither of which was very good (and that…

Tom Carroll, Sr., president of Crossing Vineyards and Winery in Bucks County, entered the room with a wink and welcome to all within reach. He wore a Snoopy tie and the skyward demeanor of a man who owns a dream job and knows it. He led me to an empty, echoey room and laid out…