Breweries and Wineries

Breweries and Wineries 

Information about Chico’s many Breweries and Wineries!

Breweries, as production facilities reserved for making beer, did not emerge until monasteries and other Christian institutions started producing beer not only for their own consumption but also to use as payment. This industrialization of brewing shifted the responsibility of making beer to men.

Wineries are buildings or properties that produces wine, or a business involved in the production of wine, such as a wine companySome wine companies own many wineries. Besides wine making equipment, larger wineries may also feature warehousesbottling lineslaboratories, and large expanses of tanks known as tank farms. Wineries may have existed as long as 8,000 years ago.