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“Judgment of Paris,” in which a panel of French critics scored some small Napa wineries higher than the most prestigious Bordeaux wineries. It was a shot heard around the world.

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.      DAOU was founded in 2007 by brothers Daniel and Georges Daou. Growing up in France, the two wanted to be part of the entrepreneurial revolution. They took off to college in California and, armed with computer engineering and electrical engineering degrees and a lot of drive, went to work in Silicon Valley — from which they retired, in their 30s, multimillionaires from their own software company. That gave them the opportunity to pursue their dream and create a winery.

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The property spans more than 212 acres total, 100 of it farmable grape acreage. It was noteworthy on account of its unbroken calcareous (chalk) soil, on a par with that of the Médoc region in Bordeaux , and for its altitude. At 2,200 feet it was one of the highest vineyards in Paso Robles. The soil provided good drainage. The altitude meant, most importantly, cool nights that allowed the grapes a long growing season to obtain full phenolic ripeness before the hot days elevated the sugars to ripeness levels. (Phenolics are the immense range of chemical compounds, acidic and otherwise, that affect the flavor, aroma, texture, and color of wine.) On a recent visit to the estate vineyard, the temperature was 84 degrees F at a time that it was 103 degrees F down in the town of Paso Robles. The land’s proximity to the Templeton Gap meant cooling breezes from the ocean that dried out vines when they were damp, and the exposure to the sun, southeast and southwest, meant good ripening.

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Wine Characteristics: This full bodied, dry white wine has flavors of lemon, butter, honeysuckle, tropical fruit and toasted nuts.

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The years are flying by in the Texas wine industry and with this aging a maturing process and a realization that Texas wines are developing their own persona.

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As another wine writer put it, “the best Texas wines in the world are made in Texas.” Jeff Cope has smashed a home run since he and many others are recognizing that Texas wines and the related Texas wine industry are maturing and establishing an identification, just as California did after the 1976 “Judgment of Paris” where California wines were found to be better than French wines.

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Wine Characteristics: This full bodied, dry white wine has flavors of lemon, butter, honeysuckle, tropical fruit and toasted nuts.

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The years are flying by in the Texas wine industry and with this aging a maturing process and a realization that Texas wines are developing their own persona.

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As another wine writer put it, “the best Texas wines in the world are made in Texas.” Jeff Cope has smashed a home run since he and many others are recognizing that Texas wines and the related Texas wine industry are maturing and establishing an identification, just as California did after the 1976 “Judgment of Paris” where California wines were found to be better than French wines.

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Ancient Vessels, Modern Wines Like their historic counterparts, Italy’s winemakers have embraced the use of clay amphorae, crafting a new breed of beverage.

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or giare in Italian were the only option available to early winemakers transforming grape juice into wine. Originating in what is now Georgia—the part of the Caucasus credited as the birthplace of wine some 6,000 years ago—these large ceramic jars are still used in the region.

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Two words buzzing around the world of wine are “natural wine.” I was reminded of it by an excellent seminar and tasting of organic and “natural” wines organized at Fauna restaurant recently, and when I read in the Citizen that the new restaurant, Bar Laurel, a sister restaurant to Fauna, will focus on “natural” wines.

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“Natural wine” refers to wine made with less human input than most wine. Vines are farmed organically (no chemical herbicides, pesticides) and nothing is added to the wine. (Depending on individual wine laws, it’s legal to add many things to wine, including sulphur, sugar, yeast, acid, water, and tannins.) And “natural wine” is not filtered or fined (clarified), or subjected to the many processes that much wine is.

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But I’ll keep using quotation marks for “natural wine,” because wine isn’t a natural product. Grapes grow wild throughout the world, but cultivating grapes for wine is a human activity. So is wine. It’s not a “natural” product but a human one.

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