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Amy Jacobson traces her fingers along the dusty bottles that sit patiently in her basement, collecting taste.

The Detroit Lakes woman is fairly new to the art of homemade wine making, as her oldest bottle was made only a couple of years ago.


"This one was from my very first batch" she says, proudly pointing to a 2009 white merlot.

Jacobson says she fell in love with making homemade wine at the ripe old age of 25.

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