Mike Mosesian of Bell's Nursery is growing grapes indoors, it's a bountiful harvest of Alaskan wines
Updated: Nov. 2, 2022 at 3:55 PM AKDT
Mike Mosesian founded Bell's Nursery almost 50 years ago here in Anchorage. His path to love, tomatoes and now vineyards all have a theme. Alaska and overcoming the challenges that growing up here offers. Ten years ago, Mike decided to plant grapes in a lot of his greenhouses and now those vineyards are producing, and Mike can now lay claim to the only wine producing vineyard in Alaska. But his labor of love is now without the love of his life, who passed away in 2020. Mike now channels his energy into his new passion, grapes and cultivating his Alaskan wines.
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