ArticleHome Winery NamesWritten by Betsy Parks What’s in a name? If it’s a homewinery, it could be almost anything. Home winemakers explain their winery’s name.Already a member? Log InYou'll Also Like Article FREE Wine Cellar Build A reader's basement renovation takes shape. Article MEMBERS ONLY Pruning the Avila Adobe Vine In January, Wes Hagen joined Los Angeles archivist Michael Holland to prune the historic 200-year-old Avila Adobe vine and explore the history of the city’s winemaking. The vine is located inside the courtyard of the oldest building in Los Angeles.