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A life of winemaking at wineries of Gallo, Schenley, Charles Krug, Chateau Souverain, and Sonoma-Cutrer : oral history transcript / 1998.
BANC MSS 99/189 c; Phonotape 2983 C:1-9; BANC MSS 99/189 c suppl.; BANC MSS 99/189 c
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Title:

A life of winemaking at wineries of Gallo, Schenley, Charles Krug, Chateau Souverain, and Sonoma-Cutrer : oral history transcript / 1998
Wine Spectator California wine oral history series

Creator/Contributor:

Bonetti, William, 1925-, creator, Interviewee.

Creator/Contributor:

Hicke, Carole., Interviewer.

Creator/Contributor:

Bancroft Library, Regional Oral History Office.

Abstract:

Early years and education in Italy; emigration 1946; Gallo Winery, 1949-1955: vermouth, Vino Paisano; Schenley's Roma Winery, 1949-1955: lab work as senior chemist, botrytised Semillon, vineyards and wines in Delano; Charles Krug Winery, 1961-1972: Peter and Robert Mondavi, winemaking techniques, equipment; Chateau Souverain, 1972-1981: winery design, Frank Schoonmaker, Columbard Blanc, Beaujolais, Pinot Noir; Sonoma-Cutrer Vineyards, 1981-1997: Brice Jones, innovative equipment, barrel cellar, Chardonnay colloquiums.
proceedings of the symposium "Focus on Chardonnay," held July 26-29, 1994, Windsor California. Organized and sponsored by Sonoma-Cutrer Vineyards.

Date:

1998 (issued)

Subject:

n-us-ca
Gallo Winery.
Roma Winery (Fresno, Calif.)
Charles Krug Winery.
Souverain Cellars.
Sonoma-Cutrer Vineyards.
Vintners -- California -- Interviews
Wine and wine making -- California

Note:

William Bonetti. An interview conducted by Carole Hicke in 1997. Regional Oral History Office, The Bancroft Library, University of California, Berkeley,
Forms part of: The Wine Spectator California wine oral history series.
AUDIO/VISUAL MATERIALS RESTRICTED. Requests for use of original must be approved by the appropriate curator. CU-BANC
Audio tape recording of the interview also available. Classified as Phonotape 2983 C:1-9.
Duplicate transcript: Dept. of Special Collections, University of California, Los Angeles Library.
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.
Volume includes index.

Type:

biography
Oral histories.

Physical Description:

print
1 v. (ix, 116 p.) : ill., ports. ; 29 cm.
9 sound cassettes.
1 v. (281 p.) : ill. ; 28 cm.

Language:

English

Identifier:

BANC MSS 99/189 c
Phonotape 2983 C:1-9
BANC MSS 99/189 c suppl.
BANC MSS 99/189 c

Origin:

California

Copyright Note:

AUDIO/VISUAL MATERIALS RESTRICTED. Requests for use of original must be approved by the appropriate curator. CU-BANC
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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