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Magazine Archives: June 30, 2007

Flying Winemaker Lands in the Douro Valley

Kim Marcus
Issue: June 30, 2007


Brothers Jacques and François Lurton built a wine company that spanned three continents, with wineries in Spain, Chile, Argentina, Australia and France's Languedoc. Late last year, they decided to divide up their business, but François' newest venture to come onstream since the split—Pilheiros, in Portugal's Douro Valley—is off to a strong start.

For the full article, check out the new issue of Wine Spectator, on newsstands May 31, 2007.


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