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New Wines, New Faces: Badge

Santa Barbara icon Bruno D'Alfonso is making a new Pinot Noir, but with the same old passion and determination
MaryAnn Worobiec
Posted: March 9, 2007

Who: Badge is a new Pinot Noir label by winemaker Bruno D'Alfonso, who was the winemaker at Sanford winery in Santa Barbara, Calif., for 23 years (1983-2005). D'Alfonso graduated from the enology program at the University of California, Davis, in 1980, then worked as assistant winemaker at Edna Valley Vineyards before working at Sanford.

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