Friday, April 07, 2006

Stamps on wine

According to, winemakers Michel Castillon and his son, Jérome, decided to name one of their wines on their French Chateau l’Ermitage ‘Victor Castillon Rouge’ in tribute to Michel’s father, Victor.

What’s even better is that they have chosen a 1922 registered letter to serve as the label. The letter was addressed to Victor Castillon and stamped with a 25-cent ‘Little Sower’

For more on wine on stamps, e-mail David Wolfersberger ( who is the point of contact for the American Topical Association's Wine on Stamps Study Unit.

Also check out their Web site,
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posted by Don Schilling at 12:01 PM