The Resource Launching Bordeaux-style wines in the Napa Valley : : Sterling Vineyards, Newton Vineyard, and Forman Vineyard, Richard Forman ; interviews conducted by Carole Hicke in 1999. Regional Oral History Office, The Bancroft Library, University of California, Berkeley

Launching Bordeaux-style wines in the Napa Valley : : Sterling Vineyards, Newton Vineyard, and Forman Vineyard, Richard Forman ; interviews conducted by Carole Hicke in 1999. Regional Oral History Office, The Bancroft Library, University of California, Berkeley

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Launching Bordeaux-style wines in the Napa Valley : : Sterling Vineyards, Newton Vineyard, and Forman Vineyard, 2000
Title
Launching Bordeaux-style wines in the Napa Valley :
Title remainder
Sterling Vineyards, Newton Vineyard, and Forman Vineyard
Statement of responsibility
Richard Forman ; interviews conducted by Carole Hicke in 1999. Regional Oral History Office, The Bancroft Library, University of California, Berkeley
Inclusive dates
2000
Title variation
Launching Bordeaux style wines in the Napa Valley
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Language
eng
Summary
Childhood in Oakland, CA, and education at UC Davis; working at Stony Hill Vineyard and Robert Mondavi Winery, 1967-1968; developing Sterling Vineyards, 1969-1978: barrel fermentation in French oak, second Merlot in Napa valley, travel, and research in Europe; partner and developer of Newton Vineyard, 1978-1982; owner of Forman Vineyard, 1983 to present: finding the property, innovative building, equipment, tunnels; thoughts on public taste, avant-garde winemaking in Bordeaux-style wines, Cabernet Sauvignon, Chardonnay, Merlot
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Audio tape recording of the interviews also available. Shelved as Phonotape 3180 C:1-7.
Biography type
contains biographical information
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CU-BANC
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Wine Spectator California wine oral history series
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1944-
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Forman, Richard W.
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oral history transcript
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portraits
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Location of originals duplicates
Dept. of Special Collections, University of California, Los Angeles Library.
Nature of contents
dictionaries
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  • Hicke, Carole
  • Bancroft Library
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  • Sterling Vineyards (Calistoga, Calif.)
  • Newton Vineyard (St. Helena, Calif.)
  • Forman Vineyard (St. Helena, Caif.)
  • Vintners
  • Wine and wine making
  • Wine industry
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Launching Bordeaux-style wines in the Napa Valley : : Sterling Vineyards, Newton Vineyard, and Forman Vineyard, Richard Forman ; interviews conducted by Carole Hicke in 1999. Regional Oral History Office, The Bancroft Library, University of California, Berkeley
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Forms part of the Wine Spectator California wine oral history series
Cumulative index finding aids
Volume includes index.
Extent
  • 1 online resource (
  • 1 v. (viii, 149 p.)
  • 7 sound cassettes.
Form of item
online
Materials
  • Transcript:
  • Phonotapes:
Other physical details
port.)
Specific material designation
remote
Terms governing use
This manuscript is made available for research purposes only. All publication rights are reserved to The Bancroft Library of the University of California, Berkeley. Requests for permission to quote for publication should be addressed to the Regional Oral History Office, The Bancroft Library, University of California, Berkeley.
Label
Launching Bordeaux-style wines in the Napa Valley : : Sterling Vineyards, Newton Vineyard, and Forman Vineyard, Richard Forman ; interviews conducted by Carole Hicke in 1999. Regional Oral History Office, The Bancroft Library, University of California, Berkeley
Link
Publication
Note
Forms part of the Wine Spectator California wine oral history series
Cumulative index finding aids
Volume includes index.
Extent
  • 1 online resource (
  • 1 v. (viii, 149 p.)
  • 7 sound cassettes.
Form of item
online
Materials
  • Transcript:
  • Phonotapes:
Other physical details
port.)
Specific material designation
remote
Terms governing use
This manuscript is made available for research purposes only. All publication rights are reserved to The Bancroft Library of the University of California, Berkeley. Requests for permission to quote for publication should be addressed to the Regional Oral History Office, The Bancroft Library, University of California, Berkeley.

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