Saturday, March 12, 2016
WINE ROAD-WARRIOR: Chris Leamy, Terra d'Oro/Montevina, AMADOR COUNTY
WINE ROAD-WARRIOR Chris Leamy, winemaker at Terra d'Oro, Plymouth, AMADOR COUNTY, poured their 2014 Deaver Vineyard Zinfandel at the ZAP tasting in San Francisco on January 27.
To promote their Sierra Foothills wines, Chris makes six trips a year, usually lasting a full week each, once a month from January through June.
Chris has been in the wine business for over 19 years, first at Sebastiani, and now for the last 16 years at Terra d'Oro. He's helped the winery achieve nationwide distribution.