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Sonoma County viticulturalist Davis Bynum dies at 92

December 04, 2017

A former reporter for the San Francisco Chronicle who changed careers while in his 40s, Bynum once joked "any idiot can make wine, but he better be a tireless idiot." Bynum subsequently spent more than 30 years making wine in Sonoma County, and according to his daughter Susie Bynum, had been writing an autobiography, which the family hopes to publish next year