The just-drinks interview - Robert Mondavi's widow

For our final interview of 2008, we're putting aside sales forecasts and market performances for a moment in favour of a personal reflection on one of the drinks world’s most influential figures, Robert Mondavi, who passed away this year. Olly Wehring met with Mondavi’s widow, Margrit Biever Mondavi, to discuss his life and his legacy.

The just-drinks interview – Margrit Biever Mondavi

17 December 2008

For our final interview of 2008, we're putting aside sales forecasts and market performances for a moment in favour of a personal reflection on one of the drinks world’s most influential figures, Robert Mondavi, who passed away this year. Olly Wehring met with Mondavi’s widow, Margrit Biever Mondavi, to discuss his life and his legacy.

US: Mondavi expands Woodbridge portfolio

9 July 2008

Woodbridge Winery, created by Robert Mondavi, has expanded its wine portfolio in the US to include a Lightly Oaked Chardonnay.

UK: Constellation Europe in Mondavi marketing push

3 July 2008

Constellation Europe is investing GBP3m (US$5.9m) in its Robert Mondavi brand to further develop and add value to its premium Californian category.

US: Robert Mondavi dies at 94

19 May 2008

Robert Mondavi, the man who changed the landscape of the US wine industry, passed away on Friday (16 May).

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