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Charles Banks Taps Napa Winemaker Jamey Whetstone for Evening Land

Aaron Romano, Mitch Frank
Issue: August 31, 2014

Winery investor Charles Banks is making two moves with the hiring of one winemaker. Terroir Selections, Bank's firm, has acquired major shares of Napa Valley winemaker Jamey Whetstone's two brands—Manifesto and Whetstone Wine Cellars—for an undisclosed price. Wine Spectator's Aaron Romano and Mitch Frank report.

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