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Napa Talent Heads to Sierra Foothills

Fair Play stakes its claim on Rhône varieties
Jean Deitz Sexton
Issue: November 15, 2006

When former Napa Valley winemaker Marco Cappelli decided to establish his own winery, he searched the Sonoma Coast, Paso Robles and Monterey, but his winemaker's eye finally settled on a little-known appellation tucked into a corner of California's Gold Rush country.

For the full article, check out the new issue of Wine Spectator, on newsstands November 15, 2006.

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