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Magazine Archives: Dec. 15, 1996

Mendocino Vintner Adds Chocolate

Issue: December 15, 1996

December 15, 1996 Mendocino Vintner Adds Chocolate John Scharffenberger is adding chocolate to his sparkling wine business. Scharffenberger, still semi-active in the eponymous Mendocino County winery now owned by Pommery, told Wine Spectator he plans to launch a new high-quality chocolate business in March to compete with such high-profile French brands as Valrhona and Callebaut.

For the full article, check out the new issue of Wine Spectator, on newsstands December 15, 1996.

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