My fellow blogger Joe Roberts at www.1winedude.com penned this lovely tribute to the Family Behind California Chardonnay, the Wente Family. Yes, that Wente, as in Wente Clone.

http://onthewinetrail.wordpress.com/2013/08/12/attack-of-the-clone-talking-american-chardonnay-history-with-5th-generation-vintner-karl-wente/