A Tale of Terroir

Curated Magazine
Mark Ellwood
Fall/Winer 2019

Mila Family Vineyards owners Michael Oravecz and Loretta DiChiro find prime pickings in the Alexander Valley.


An Ohio couple makes magical wines at Mila Family Vineyards in California

Akron Beacon Journal
Phil Masturzo
August 8, 2019

“I love that they chose an unusual grape varietal to focus on,” said Larry O’Brien, Ohio’s only Master Sommelier. “The fun thing about Michael and Loretta is that they are happily dancing down this path that is otherwise pretty intimidating. I’m very impressed at first blush. Their wines are pretty damn good!”

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Grand Cru in Windsor

San Francisco Examiner
Lyle Norton
April 29, 2018

“If I returned to Grand Cru tomorrow, here are the wines I would hand-select.”

“The whole-cluster-pressed Mila Family Vineyards Prima Grenache an alternative red from their 54 acre wine farm in northeast Sonoma County.”

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