The Don of Wine

Francis Ford Coppola is famous for directing three generations of Hollywood’s greatest actors in a mythical saga and several classic films. As well as being a high priest of American cinema, he is also a pioneer of the Californian wine industry. The Francis Ford Coppola Winery boasts some fine Napa valley vintages made from noble grape varieties originating from chardonnay, pinot, cabernet sauvignon…

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