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New Wines, New Faces: Éric Texier Breaks Into the Rhône

Inspired by U.S. winemakers, the Bordeaux native started his own label, working with growers in Burgundy and the Northern and Southern Rhône.
Per-Henrik Mansson
Posted: September 8, 2004

In 1991, Éric Texier visited California and Oregon. What he saw would change his life. Although he had studied engineering, including a stint at the Illinois Institute of Technology, Texier decided to exit the field after several years and follow his love for wine.

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