I used to make lousy cocktails. Not anymore.
"I think in 10 years, Santa Barbara County is going to be better known for Cab than Pinot," he says. "Because that's where the money is. Around the world, Cab is still king."
You have to look really hard through oceans of solid, unpretentious wine.
"The real story of Champagne is based on the quality of the nonvintage. "