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The Glory that Was Inglenook

Decades ago, this Napa Valley estate made California's grandest wines
James Laube
Issue: October 31, 2001

For most wine lovers, the Inglenook that thrived under the leadership of visionary owner John Daniel Jr. is a distant and fading memory, if it registers at all. The man who dedicated his life to uncommonly high winemaking standards died years ago, broken, bitter and disillusioned after financial hard times forced him to sell this Napa Valley treasure.

For the full article, check out the new issue of Wine Spectator, on newsstands October 31, 2001.

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