Auction 15 | Lot No. 190
McCrorie Family Vineyard
5 cases produced
My father, grandfather, and great grandfather were all winemakers. I learned from my father and grandfather at a young age. After graduate school I worked for 5 years at Silver Oak. I have been a consultant for the last 9 years.
Country born: United States
Education: BS chemistery and biology - UC Davis Irvine
Masters - Enology and vitaculture - UC Davis
Years in the wine industry: 10-15 years
Let grapes express their character... from the regions, soil, and climates in which they grow like good parents guide their children. We guide each wine carefully through adolesence, gently pushing it to its full potiental, helping it to discover its identy as it matures.
Q&A With the Winemaker
Q: Premiere Napa Valley wines are innovative and allow each winery to showcase the region's sense of exploration in fine winemaking. What kind of exploration did your Premiere Napa Valley wine allow you to do?
A: We explored different areas of Coombsville, which is hopefully soon to be an appellation.
What was your inspiration for this offering? A new found love for for Cabernet out of the Coombsville area and a desire to produce a Meritage.
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6481 Washington Street
Yountville CA 94599
Premiere Napa Valley Wine Collection