Vintner vows to serve no wine before its time

Bob Stone showed off 100 pounds of newly picked grapes and the 1963 Buick that belonged to his father. Photo By Tom Zetterstrom

NORTH CANAAN — This is not a story of a fledgling business, or a piece of prime real estate for sale.

In fact, Bob Stone was very gracious when he shared the details of his tiny winemaking operation. As for the location of the vineyard, this reporter was sworn to secrecy. It is a stone’s throw from a main road. People have driven by it countless times without even knowing it is there.

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