Log In / Join Now

Magazine Archives: Sept. 30, 2006

Napa Icon Al Brounstein Dies at 86

Jacob Gaffney
Issue: September 30, 2006

Al Brounstein, whose single-vineyard Napa Valley Cabernets are among California's most prized wines, died June 26 from complications related to Parkinson's disease, which he had been battling since 1983.

For the full article, check out the new issue of Wine Spectator, on newsstands September 30, 2006.

To continue reading this page, become a WineSpectator.com member today!

Do you have a Wine Spectator magazine subscription? Save 50% on your Online Membership right now!

Already a member?

WineRatings+ app: Download now for 340,000+ ratings.