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Sad Day in Calistoga: Jim Barrett of Chateau Montelena Dies

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Sad Day in Calistoga: Jim Barrett of Chateau Montelena Dies

Mr. Barrett helped solidify Napa Valley's international reputation in the 1970s.

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1. Re: Sad Day in Calistoga: Jim Barrett of Chateau Montelena Dies

super - thanks for posting this.

Rest In Peace, Mr. Barrett, and Cheers! to a life well lived.

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2. Re: Sad Day in Calistoga: Jim Barrett of Chateau Montelena Dies

Sad news. The Barrett family has played a huge role in the evolution of California's wine industry. Jim Barrett leaves quite a legacy!

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3. Re: Sad Day in Calistoga: Jim Barrett of Chateau Montelena Dies

We'll open one of our older bottles of his great cabs this weekend and drink to his memory, and to all he did for the wine industry in California. There will never be another Jim Barrett.

4. Re: Sad Day in Calistoga: Jim Barrett of Chateau Montelena Dies

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