Hawaii, Pearl Harbor and Sant’Ambrogio

Reflecting on Pearl Harbor again today, I came upon this post I wrote some years ago and thought I would put it up again.


December 7 as we know is a day that will “live in infamy” because of the attack on Pearl Harbor.

This is the 70th anniversary of the attack and many survivors are not longer with us, including a member of my family, my great uncle Murray. He was a proud survivor of the attack and remembered it always. The New York Times this morning had an article about the disbanding of the survivor’s association because of the age of survivors.

Time marches on but we must remember those who died and that day which brought us into World War II and the sacrifice of many, many lives but the salvation of many more, including other members of my Father’s family who made it back from the camps so I remember Pearl Harbor every year.

This though is a wine blog and I discovered today two wineries located in Hawaii…

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