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Interview: Josh Jensen, Sommelier Journal
July 2009
Catherine Fallis, MS, ACWP



Winery of the Year, Wine & Spirits Magazine
Artisan wineries of the year
22nd Annual Buying Guide, October, 2008


The Limestone Chronicles, Appellation America
January 3, 2008
Laurie Daniel



Josh Jensen: 2007 Winemaker of the Year, San Francisco Chronicle
December 7, 2007



Calera: Pinot Grows Where Limestone Flows, Wall Street Journal
Volume 6, Issue 38
September 2, 2007


Pinot File

Inexpensive Chardonnay, Wall Street Journal
Dorothy J. Gaiter and John Brecher
January 12, 2007


Wall Street Journal

California Pinot, Washington Times
Paul Lukacs
August 2, 2006


Washington Times

The Top Forty Vintners, Vineyards, and Vintages, The Great Wines of America
Paul Lukacs


The Great Wines of America

Pinot Noir from Near Hollister Defies Skeptics, San Jose Mercury News
Laurie Daniel
September 7, 2005


San Jose Mercury News

California's Romanee-Conti, A Remarkable Tasting,
Robert Parker
Spring 2003

New York Times Radio, WQXR-FM
Eric Asimov
July 14, 2003


96.3 WQXR

Wine culture embodied in the Calera cult, The San Diego Union Tribune, On Wine
Robert Whitley
Apr 3, 2002


San Diego Union Tribune

The Coastal Defense, TIME Magazine
David S. Jackson
Sep, 2001


Time magazine

Shadow Boxing With Burgundy, New York Times, Wine Talk
Frank J. Prial
May 16, 2001


The New York Times

Calera: The Great Limestone Gamble, The Underground Wine Journal, Wine Tastings
Jim Burns
Feb, 2001


Lone wolf popularizes pinot noir for U.S. palate, USA Today, Food & Wine
Jerry Shriver
June 2, 2000


USA Today

Calera: mining pinot noir on a limestone mountain, The Wine News Magazine
Steve Pitcher
Oct/Nov 1999


The Wine News

Pinot Noir? Limestone first, then commitment, Decanter Magazine
Steven Spurrier
May 1988



Calera: A Passion for Pay Dirt, Adventures In Dining
Christopher Wier
Oct/Nov 1999


Adventures in Dining