chardonnay

  1. Santa Cruz Mountains and Drew Huffine of Trail Marker Wine Co

    Santa Cruz Mountains and Drew Huffine of Trail Marker Wine Co

    "We wanted to work with mountain fruit, we wanted to find undersung sites and really bring them to people; this was a desire to create wines that were beautiful, that presented the terroir and individuality of their sites." -Drew Huffine
  2. Ashbrook Estate: Showcasing the potential of Western Australia's Margaret River

    Ashbrook Estate: Showcasing the potential of Western Australia's Margaret River

    Cath and Kingsley Edwards are a beaming, delightful Aussie couple you want to sit down for a glass of wine with. Their vines at Ashbrook Estate have been in the family for generations.
  3. Dave Miner's Passion for California Viognier

    Dave Miner's Passion for California Viognier

    "I have always loved Condrieu so it's fun and I've worked with some guys such as Francois Villard and Yves Gangloff and hung out with them a lot and learned a lot from them." Dave Miner
  4. Richard Kershaw: The Master of Wine who has Uncovered South Africa's Potential for World Class Chardonnay

    Richard Kershaw: The Master of Wine who has Uncovered South Africa's Potential for World Class Chardonnay

    "Elgin (Chardonnay) tends to have a little bit more flesh on the bones, a little bit more plumpness that kind of gives you that impression that you see really in Burgundy." Richard Kershaw
  5. Jed Steele Makes Magic: Honest, Tasty and Affordable California Wines

    Jed Steele Makes Magic: Honest, Tasty and Affordable California Wines

    Jed Steele helped define the big style of California Chardonnay working for Jess Jackson and Kendall Jackson as winemaker in the 1980's. He was sued by Jackson when he left the company in the 1990. Dorothy J. Gaiter on Steele's unique wine journey.
  6. Long Island's Smallest: OR Winery

    Long Island's Smallest: OR Winery

    "A small vineyard would "ground me" after living through the collapse of the Trade Center on 9/11. As a survivor, I was looking for a means to readjust. It has become a focal point for my future as well as a legacy for my grandchildren." Michael Smith OR Winery
  7. Godello: The Comeback Grape

    Godello: The Comeback Grape

    Godello is a beautifully malleable grape that is likened to Chardonnay
  8. Lynn Fritz’s Temple of Lynmar, With Chardonnay That Moves the Soul

    Lynn Fritz’s Temple of Lynmar, With Chardonnay That Moves the Soul

    "Lynn Fritz is a man on a mission. The large arc of his life seems to be about community building, and he pursues it with a religious zeal." Dorothy J. Gaiter
  9. Stony Hill’s Cult Chardonnay and Napa’s Longest Tenured Winemaker

    Stony Hill’s Cult Chardonnay and Napa’s Longest Tenured Winemaker

    “We weren’t trying to imitate anything. It turned out to taste quite a lot like Corton-Charlemagne, but that was incidental.” Mike Chelini talking to Dorothy Gaiter
  10. Benoît Mulin: Jura Star

    Benoît Mulin: Jura Star

    A profile of Jura wine producer Benoît Mulin.
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