Project Perfection

Napa’s Jean Hoefliger pursues wines of strength and structure

Project Perfection
Jean Hoefliger at AXR Winery. (Cody Pickens)
From the Oct 31, 2019, issue

Jean Hoefliger has helped to establish some of Napa’s leading estates, but his quest to create world-beating wines continues.

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