Venture into a bottle shop in Lawrence, Kansas, and you’re bound to see a wine likely not found anywhere else: LFK Malbec. A collaboration between local distributor Ad Astra Selections and LFK Press, it’s made by Argentine winemaker Pablo Durigutti. The wine is a celebration of the vibrant Midwestern city and its intense local pride (LFK meaning “Lawrence F*****g Kansas”).
It illustrates the city’s growing interest in wine.
Lawrence, situated just 30 miles southwest of Kansas City, is home to the University of Kansas (Rock Chalk, Jayhawk!) and Haskell Indian Nations University. With nearly 100,000 residents, this Midwestern town embraces a smorgasbord of food and drink options, creating a boon to the city’s wine scene. Read more>