Grove Viognier 1999 (California), $7 (750 ml.
Some of its successes have included the introduction of a Californian wine range, Pepperwood
Grove, which is now available in the multiples.
Berry was completing a double, having partnered Pepperwood
to a neck win for Noel Meade in the 14-furlong conditions race.
This mare finished fifth in a novice event at Wexford last time, form boosted by the subsequent wins of runner-up Pepperwood
and fourth Straycat Strut.
Grove wines, from Cecchetti Sebastiani Cellar, was included in the Rising Star category last year before reaching the Fast Track for the first time this year.
Imports 105 165 202 Mystic Cliffs Canandaigua Wine -- 210 Pepperwood
Grove Cecchetti Sebastiani Cellar 63 104 180 Indigo Hills E & J Gallo Winery -- 100 150 Coastal Vitners Canandaigua Wine 90 BEER (Thousands of 2.
As SVP/National Sales Manager of Three Loose Screws, he will oversee a broad portfolio of creative and successful wine brands, including Smoking Loon, Pepperwood
Grove, Mia's Playground, The Crusher and B side.
The winner was Pepperwood
, trained by course specialist Noel Meade, who just got up in the closing stages to beat long-time leader Silent Thoughts.
Although a strict interpretation of the form means little, this well-bred son of Machiavellian could be very smart and is preferred to older rivals Pepperwood
and Power Elite in the Irish Sun Classic Race.
Grove, from Cecchetti Sebastiani Cellar, wines also sold 200,000 cases in 1999.
We especially liked Pepperwood
Springs Vineyards (open by appointment; call 707/895-2920) for its lofty view of the entire valley, and a Pinot Noir that has a cult following.
He is the architect behind the Pepperwood
Grove brand, which was an Impact Magazine "Hot Brand of the Year" for three years.