Torres' single-vineyard wines
28 Oct 2009 by Julia Harding MW
Torres family protocol stipulates that Miguel A Torres (pictured on the home page) retire as general manager at the age of 70, that's in three years' time. At a tasting in London of four of his six single-vineyard wines, Miguel A Torres, once Miguel Torres Jnr now Snr, hints that it would have been easier if this protocal had been in place when his father was head of the family company, and says more openly that the problems within family companies stem from the family not the quality of the wine: 'In family companies, the worst is the family ... Most family companies fail because of the family.' At Torres they are working on the...

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