Estimated number of gallons of cabernet sauvignon spilled into the Russian River, in Healdsburg, California on January 23.  Rodney Strong Winery is investigating what appears to have been a mechanical failure when the door to one of their tanks unexpectedly popped open.  According to the California Department of Fish & Wildlife, no effects on the river’s ecosystem have yet been recorded.

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