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Amuse Bouche Sues Insurance Company Over Denial of $1.2 million Smoke Taint Claim

July 09, 2019

The fruit was picked from the Wolleson vineyard near Calistoga on Oct. 17, 2017, about a week after a series of deadly fires broke in Napa and Sonoma counties. The Merlot was being picked for Amuse Bouche's Napa Valley Red Blend, a Bordeaux-style blend of 92 percent Merlot and 8 percent Cabernet Franc that retails for $225 a bottle.