Tag: obituary

Sean Thackrey Has Left The Cellar

Known for ironically wearing a vest emblazoned with the phrase ‘famous winemaker’, the iconoclastic California winemaker Sean Thackrey passed away

Steven Spurrier

RIP Steven Spurrier: Losing a Gentleman of the Wine World

This morning the Academie du Vin Library issued a press release announcing the death of an icon in the wine

The Passing of a Legend: Robert Mondavi 1913-2008

Today the United States lost one of its living legends, as Robert Mondavi died today at the age of 94.