The elders had questions, the community was not entirely supportive, yet Native American winemaker Tara Gomez persisted. When her Santa Ynes Band of Chumash tribe bought land that included a parcel with a vineyard, Tara created Kita Wines. Listen in to episode #114 and hear about Tara’s struggles with learning disabilities and distrust, as well as her love of Europe and its winemaking techniques.

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