Russell Hearn

Winemaker

Most memorable wine I’ve ever tried: 1986 Penfolds Grange: huge and elegant, a myriad of nuances

Favorite Read: Winemaking for Dummies

Perfect Pairing: Pinot Blanc and Peconic Bay Scallops

Travel Destination: Tuscan village, rent a countryside house in late spring and just soak up the culture

Motto: “The bad news about the wine biz is nothing happens very quickly, the good news about the wine biz is nothing happens very quickly!”

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