Domaine Guiberteau

Romain Guiberteau never aspired to become one of the greatest winemakers of France. He ended up making wine almost by accident. Romain had envisioned a career in law, but somehow it didn’t inspire him. Therefore, he abandoned his university studies in the early nineties. A native of Bourges in the Loire Valley, he chose to…

Domaine Brendan Stater-West -Saumur-

There are a lot of nice guys in the world, but few could be described as more genuinely nice than Brendan Stater-West. One might ask how a young American guy from Oregon with no winemaking history ends up in Saumur as the assistant vigneron to Romain Guiberteau, one of the most celebrated vignerons in the…