Posts tagged: Mary Novak

Surprise! Another 96+ Rating for Spottswoode

Robert Parker is quoted in Wine Spectator as saying “When the history of Napa’s great vineyards is written, the 40-acre Spottswoode vineyard will be counted among the finest grand cru vineyards of the region.” Spottswoode is a family-owned historic vineyard and winery renowned for its exceptional Cabernet Sauvignon. Established in 1882 by George Schonewald, the […]

Tuesday September 5th, 2017 in , , , , , | Comments Off on Surprise! Another 96+ Rating for Spottswoode

Spottswoode founder Mary Novak has passed away

Friends, I am sorry to let you know that Spottswoode founder Mary Novak has passed away. Mary was an icon of the Napa Valley who was admired and respected by all who knew her. She was one of the first women in California to run a large vineyard and winery when she took over the […]

Tuesday September 27th, 2016 in , , | Comments Off on Spottswoode founder Mary Novak has passed away