Warm Climate Grape Trials in San Joaquin Valley
Looking for cultivars to augment or 'breakout' alongside the 'fighting varietals'
Apr 2013 Issue of Wine Business Monthly
It’s amusing and ironic that a photo of a hammer attempting to knock a square block into a round hole is the image on a PowerPoint presentation designed by Oren Kaye, winemaker at Constellation Brands’ research and development department. Shown to a group of growers in Fresno, California last June, Kaye was presenting his case for why and how the San Joaquin Valley can possibly up its game by developing warm climate grape varieties. The picture serves as a metaphor for the seemingly ...
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