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A Deathbed Promise To Achieve A 100 Point Napa Valley Wine

August 24, 2020

"When Cyril Chappellet sat by his father's bedside as he lay there dying, he and his siblings wanted to promise one last thing to their father - to finally receive 100 points for their Pritchard Hill Estate Vineyard Cabernet Sauvignon. They had gotten close with a "99.5" but that isn't 100. ... even though there has been a lot to celebrate in recent years, there is no shortage of challenges these days that not only involve the coronavirus but also the fires raging in Napa Valley."