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Magazine Archives: Nov. 15, 2005

In Pursuit Of Perfection

Stuart Sloan rises quickly to the top in Napa Valley
James Laube
Issue: November 15, 2005

In just his third vintage, Stuart Sloan finds his Rutherford Cabernet in the running for wine of the vintage in 2002. To most people in Napa Valley, Sloan, a 61-year-old Seattle businessman, is still an unknown entity—scarcely a blip on a cluttered radar screen.

For the full article, check out the new issue of Wine Spectator, on newsstands November 15, 2005.

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