Talented WA winemaker chooses limbo
20 Aug 2003 by JR
Hot on the heels of the news of Reynolds' receivership comes news that one of the young Australian winemakers I have admired most, Larry Cherubino, has just resigned as chief winemaker at Houghton, the Western Australian flagship of BRL Hardy, Australia's dominant wine company, now part of the American-owned Constellation Brands. He has been responsible for such wines as the famed Jack Mann Bordeaux blend and the full range of Hardys' WA output, including the Pemberton Sauvignon I raved about recently. My spy Peter Forrestal tells me he has no plans at present but intends taking a few months off while he reassesses his position....

Sorry, this page is available only to current Purple Pages members. If you're not a member, why not join today and meet a lively community of fellow wine enthusiasts?

If you are already a Purple Pager, please log in.

Sign up for Purple Pages
  • 10648 articles (two new most days) and 99249 tasting notes
  • Exclusive online access to The Oxford Companion to Wine
  • Exclusive online access to all the World Atlas of Wine maps
  • Lively and intelligent Members' forum
  • Completely independent news, comment and inside tips
Join now
£6.99 a month or £69 a year
(Available in GBP, USD, EUR or AUD)
Contact us | Team Jancis | Site FAQs | Join now | Terms and Conditions | Privacy policy | Site map | RSS
© Copyright 2000-2014 Jancis Robinson