Craig Bandy swirls red wine in a glass before inhaling, then sipping the wine while his wife, Candy, watches his technique. The Bandys conduct tastings in their wine shop, where they sell WineTree wines and an extensive line of wine-related products.
The American Wine Society awarded WineTree 2008 Noiret, a dry red wine, and 2008 Riesling, a dry white wine, bronze medals in the 2010 national competition.
Craig Bandy surveys grapevines stripped of grapes by deer and birds. WineTree farm vineyard includes 2.5 acres planted with 900 grape plants.
Gazette photo by Kenny Kemp.....7.95x5.7.....Winetree owners...