Olive Oil is the latest passion of many California vintners
Issue: June 15, 2003
California wineries such as Grace Family, Joseph Phelps, Jordan and Silverado have been quietly reinstating an Old World crop into their vineyards. It's not an obscure variety from the Rhône Valley or rootstock from a prestigious château, and the harvest doesn't even involve grapes.
For the full article, check out the new issue of Wine Spectator, on newsstands June 15, 2003.