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Magazine Archives: May 31, 1994

California's Fetzer Vineyards Takes on Barrel-Making Operation

Issue: May 31, 1994

May 31, 1994 California's Fetzer Vineyards Takes on Last Bastion of The French With Barrel-Making Operation In contrast to the strong preference for French oak barrels among America's top wineries, California's Fetzer Vineyards is using more and more barrels made in a unique in-house operation that is pushing the limits of American oak.

For the full article, check out the new issue of Wine Spectator, on newsstands May 31, 1994.

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