Tuesday, September 12, 2006

Schwarzenegger Say “NO!” To Zinfandel State Wine

On Monday, Govenor Arnold Schwarzenegger vetoed her bill that would have designated zinfandel as the official "historic wine of California."

"It would be a shame," the governor wrote, to effectively snub syrah and spite chardonnay.

"Whether it is a Cabernet from Napa or Sonoma, a delicate Pinot Noir from the Central Coast, a Zinfandel from the San Joaquin Valley or Sierra Foothills, California produces some of the finest wines in the world," Schwarzenegger wrote in his veto message for SB 1235. "California wines have inspired authors, artists and Oscar-winning motion pictures."

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