THE RISING SON

With his father firmly on the sidelines, Michael Mondavi plans to take America's most famous winery to the world
Kim Marcus
Issue: October 31, 1997

The setting: a magnificent villa on a hill overlooking Florence, reputedly designed by Michelangelo and owned by Bona Frescobaldi of the famous Italian winemaking dynasty. Colorful flags and banners greet guests as they enter the Renaissance estate.

For the full article, check out the new issue of Wine Spectator, on newsstands October 31, 1997.

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