Featured Bottle: 2016 LaRue Rice-Spivak Pinot Noir

What: 2016 LaRue Rice-Spivak Pinot Noir Where: Sonoma Coast, California Who: Raised on a walnut farm in the Central Valley, Katy Wilson knew she wanted to be a winemaker by age 18. After graduating Cal Poly San Luis Obispo, she worked with Flowers and then Kamen before launching her own label, LaRue. She is now … Continue reading Featured Bottle: 2016 LaRue Rice-Spivak Pinot Noir

Four Generations and Counting: Pedroncelli

by L.M. Archer FWS, Bourgogne ML (first published 6/16 | shared with permission from binNotes) I’ll never forget my first trip to Dry Creek Valley. Splayed out silently in the early morning mist like gnarled soldiers on a battlefield stretched acres of old vines, mostly Zinfandel. Like other powerful moments in life, this one merited … Continue reading Four Generations and Counting: Pedroncelli

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