Mr. Pinot Noir concentrating on reducing company's carbon foot-print
on 10/11/10 at 11:25 amWine
The 41-year-old, who spent much of his youth in California soaking up sun, surf and a business degree, lives his life by a few rules he learned as a child.
“We are the stewards of the earth – this I learned from my grandmothers,” said Boisset, who married into a U.S. wine dynasty last year when he wed Gina Gallo.
During his childhood in Vougeot, France, one grandmother, a science teacher, “taught me about nature. About how important each part of nature is – the insects, the plants. And from her I really learned about organic and biodynamic farming.”