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In Pictures: Andretti and Vasser wineries in Sonoma

Mario Andretti and Jimmy Vasser have taken up a new, much slower hobby after retiring from race car driving

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The barrel storage facility at the Andretti's vineyard

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A view of the vineyards from the outdoor patio at Andretti Winery

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A label from one of the crushers used on the Andretti Winery grounds

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The Andretti Winery patio which is outside the tasting room

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Barrels of wine aging in the Andretti Winery storage facility

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Some art on the walls of the Andretti Winery private tasting room/guest house

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A close-up of the label on one of the Andretti barrels

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The road that leads to the house on Jimmy Vasser's V12 Vineyard

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Jimmy Vasser's home away from home

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Specially built nests on Vasser's property attract falcons and hawks that help keep critters from eating the fruit

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A sign that identifies the grape type in Vasser's vineyard

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An irrigation outlet on Vasser's V-12 Vineyard

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Vasser's grapes

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The view from the front porch of Vasser's ranch house

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