— Years ago, when working in Lodi vineyards, I tasted a Napa Valley Cabernet and dreamt of making wine like that. Our dreams came true when we started our wine brand in Napa in 2003, bought our first Napa vineyard in 2006, and our winery in 2017.
What is your winemaking philosophy?
What is your favorite memory as a vintner working in Napa Valley?
Tell us about your first Napa Valley harvest…
If you weren't a Napa Valley vintner, what would you be doing?
What’s the strangest word you’ve used to describe the smell or taste of wine?
If you could open a bottle of your wine and share it with any three people (living or not), who would they be?
What's one thing people would be surprised to know about you?
Name a Napa Valley vintner who has influenced you and briefly explain why.
How did you get started in the wine business?
What does "cultivating excellence" as a Napa Valley vintner mean to you?
What's your all-time favorite food and wine pairing?
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