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March 2019

Covert Estate's French Influence
Winemaker Julien Fayard's Napa Cabernets have a bright future
Posted: Mar 11, 2019 11:00am ET
Wine Spectator senior editor James Molesworth returned to Napa Valley in February, visiting more top properties and tasting the newest Cabernets. At Covert Estate, he met up with winemaker Julien Fayard.
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Coombsville's Power Couple
Winemaker Andy Erickson and viticulturist Annie Favia are making out-of-this-world Cabernets
Posted: Mar 8, 2019 11:00am ET
Wine Spectator senior editor James Molesworth returned to Napa in February, visiting more top properties and tasting the newest Cabernets. In Coombsville he visited winemaker Andy Erickson and his wife, viticulturist Annie Favia.
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Coombsville's Old-School Cabernet
Frank Farella and his son Tom planted some of Coombsville's oldest Cabernet vines, and they're still at it
Posted: Mar 7, 2019 10:00am ET
Wine Spectator senior editor James Molesworth returned to Napa Valley in February, visiting more top properties and tasting the newest Cabernets. In Coombsville, he visited Tom Farella, whose father, Frank, planted some of the oldest Cabernet vines in the AVA.
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No Deal with the Devil Required
The Huneeus family was ahead of the game when they staked a Cabernet claim in Coombsville with Faust
Posted: Mar 6, 2019 1:00pm ET
Wine Spectator senior editor James Molesworth returned to Napa in February, visiting more top properties and tasting the newest Cabernets. In Coombsville, he checked in at the Huneeus family's Faust property.
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Paul Hobbs' Coombsville Comfort Zone
In Napa, the (relatively) cooler Coombsville subregion is Hobbs' Goldilocks terroir for Cabernet
Posted: Mar 5, 2019 1:00pm ET
Wine Spectator senior editor James Molesworth returned to Napa in February, visiting more top properties and tasting the newest Cabernets. In Coombsville, he caught up with international winemaking star Paul Hobbs.
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At Turley Wine Cellars, Tegan Passalacqua Returns to His Roots
The Napa native, who's made wine from the Rhône to the Cape, offers a tour of the Zinfandel star's lesser-known commodity: Cabernet Sauvignon
Posted: Mar 4, 2019 11:00am ET
Wine Spectator senior editor James Molesworth returned to Napa in February, visiting more top properties and tasting the newest Cabernets. He kicked off his most recent trip at Turley Wine Cellars, with winemaker Tegan Passalacqua.
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