Historical Landmark

Here Charles A. Wetmore planted his vineyard in 1882. The Cresta Blanca wine he made from its fruit won for California the first International Award, the highest honor at the 1889 Paris Exposition, first bringing assurance to California wine growers that they could grow wines comparable to the finest in the world.

Registration Date: 5/22/1957

City: Livermore
County: Alameda

5050 Arroyo Rd across from Veterans Hospital, S of Livermore

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