What is your job? Technical Director
Where is your domaine? Pézenas, Languedoc
Why did you choose to be involved with wine? For the love of taste and the refusal to work in an office in a city.
Describe your wines in one word. Balance
Your best wine moment? Tasting my first Condrieu-Doriane du Guigal while winetasting in Australia.
Your favorite dish? Peking duck
Your favorite film? The original “The Producers” by Mel Brooks
What does ‘terroir’ mean to you? Villafranchien
What are you most proud of? My family
Your dream? To cross Africa from Marrakesh to the Cape.
Your idea of happiness? Discovering a new taste or a new flavor.
An essential quality for you? Responsiblity and preservation
The most beautiful place on earth? Tuscany
Your favorite swearword? Mother Fucker (but I’ve never used it!)
Your motto? “What goes around comes around.”
Any last words? Down with prejudice, long live quality.