Jay

Most memorable wine?
1960 Chateau Margaux for taste, Mondavi 1968 Unfined Cab S for emotional factors

What was your first wine?
Almost certainly Blue Nun or Mateus! About 1967

What’s your most unusual wine experience?
Lunch with Joe Gallo and having my travel companion ask me what was wrong with the wine. I took a sip and said "It is cooked.Too long in the sun!" And Joe looked at me and said "You are absolutely right!"

Which wine do you love at the moment?
Pedernales Cellars GSM 2009. I think it is the best red from Texas so far!


I have a wood fired oven and bake sourdough bread.