VOLUME 9, ISSUE 24
May 5, 2013
ARTICLES IN THIS ISSUE:
Cork Dork Etude: Inspired Wines of the Carneros the Gardener: Got Organic Grapes? Bravium: Relish the Acidity Rivers-Marie: 2010 & 2011 Reflect the Challenges of Farming on the Edge Dunstan Wines from Durell Vineyard Foursight Wines: Family Excels with Pinot COBB Wines: No Wine Before Its Time Sips of Pinot: Wines Tasted Recently Rosé and Chardonnay: Recently Sampled Wines Pinot Briefs
Chateau St. Jean Winery & Vineyards
Founded in 1973 in the town of Kenwood in the Sonoma Valley, Chateau St. Jean has a reputation for excellence in the wine industry. Winemaker Margo Van Staaveren as been at Chateau St. Jean 29 years in 2008. The first Pinot Noir was produced in 1980.
The winery currently crafts a Sonoma County Reserve Pinot Noir as well as vineyard designates from Durell Vineyard, La Petite Etoile Vineyard, Benoist. Annual production is 500,000+ cases of many varieties.
The tasting room and visitor center offers charcuterie for picnicking on the beautiful grounds graced by gardens, fountains and a large patio. Open daily 10:00 - 5:00.
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