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Feb 08, 2016, 10:30 ET Grgich Hills Estate celebrates the 40th anniversary of the Judgment of Paris

In 2016, Grgich Hills Estate will celebrate the 40th anniversary of the historic Judgment of Paris tasting and its legacy with Chardonnay with...


Jan 15, 2015, 10:00 ET Grgich Hills Estate celebrates the 35th anniversary of The Great Chicago Chardonnay Showdown

 In 1980 "The Great Chicago Showdown" brought together 221 of the best Chardonnays from around the world.  Chardonnays from France,...


Apr 01, 2014, 11:21 ET Grgich Hills Estate celebrates release of Paris Tasting Commemorative Chardonnay with a "Day for Peace"

 May 24th marks the date of the famed Paris Tasting, when the 1973 Chateau Montelena Chardonnay crafted by Miljenko "Mike" Grgich was the...


Mar 26, 2014, 10:00 ET Vintner Hall of Fame Miljenko "Mike" Grgich Partners with the James Beard Foundation

Mike Grgich began his life as a peasant in communist-controlled Croatia and arrived in the Napa Valley with $32, his life savings, sewn into the...


Jun 20, 2013, 07:00 ET Documentary about Miljenko "Mike" Grgich wins Special Award at Oenovideo 2013

 "Like the Old Vine (Kao Stara Loza)," a documentary about the life of Vintners Hall of Fame inductee Miljenko "Mike" Grgich, is the winner of...