June 17, 2024
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Street Smarts: Wine pioneer Iris Rideau’s story will soon be available in hardcover


Pioneering Santa Ynez Valley vintner Iris Rideau, the first Black woman to set up a U.S. winery, will release her memoir on June 19 in time for the Juneteenth holiday. “From White to Black: One Life Between Two Worlds” tells her “moving and inspiring rags to riches story,” according to a news release. Rideau, who retold…


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