Juanita Swedenburg

Juanita Swedenburg opened Swedenburg Winery in Middleburg, Va., in 1987.  The family farm also produces beef cattle in addition to 15 acres of grapes.  Swedenburg produced fewer than 2,000 cases of wine per year, of which 90 to 95 percent is sold at the winery.

  • February 3, 2000    |   Economic Liberty

    New York Wine

    Uncorking Freedom: Challenging Protectionist Restraints on Direct Interstate Wine Shipments to Consumers

    Juanita Swedenburg, Virginia vintner and member of the Daughters of the American Revolution, successfully waged the nation’s leading legal battle to reestablish the American ideals of unfettered interstate commerce, especially on the Internet. With the help of the Institute for Justice, Swedenburg challenged discriminatory laws that existed only to protect the monopoly power of large,…

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