Tag Archives: Staglin Family Vineyard

• Nice! Napa wine auction raises $5.8 million

Nice! Napa wine auction raises $5.8 million

Bidders at Auction Napa Valley weathered Mother Nature’s shenanigans and raised $5.8 million on Saturday, down from last year’s take of $6.9 million. A maze of tents at St. Helena’s Meadowood Resort shielded the well-heeled from the rains, the first time in the auction’s 31-year history that organizers had the obstacle of stormy weather. The […]

• `Satan' of Grape Consulting, Michel Rolland, Blends Own Red Wine in Argentina

`Satan' of Grape Consulting, Michel Rolland, Blends Own Red Wine in Argentina

Bordeaux vigneron Michel Rolland, consultant for more than 100 wineries in a dozen countries, is blamed by some for fostering the fashion for high-alcohol cult wines like those from California’s Harlan Estate and Staglin Family. Yet a recent tasting of Rolland’s seventh vintage of the Argentine wine Clos de los Siete shows he is able […]