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Magazine Archives: May 31, 2006

Screaming Eagle Sold

Jean Phillips discloses news in letter; new owners discuss plans
James Laube, Daniel Sogg
Issue: May 31, 2006


Shock reverberated through Napa Valley on March 21 with the revelation that Screaming Eagle, the darling of the cult Cabernets, had been sold by founder Jean Phillips to money manager Charles Banks and his business partner, entrepreneur Stanley Kroenke.

For the full article, check out the new issue of Wine Spectator, on newsstands May 31, 2006.


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