Around The World In A Single Stroke
Jim Clendenen and Drue


Master Vintner

Au Bon Climat Winery

  • Winemaker of the World for 2004, Wein Gourmet
  • 50 Most Influential Winemakers, Wine&Spirits Magazine
  • Oz Clark’s 50 World-Wide Creators of Modern Classic Wines
  • Winemaker of the Year for 2001, Food & Wine Magazine
  • Robert Parker’s Best Wineries of the World
Au Bon Climat Cellars, Santa Maria
JIM CLENDENEN BIOGRAPHY - Jim Clendenen has winemaking in his genes. When this larger-than-life master vintner began his oenological training no one could imagine the impact he would have on the the landscape of California's Central Coast. «more»
JIM CLENDENEN QUOTE ON THE ENSO - To be a part of this project is extraordinary. Drue’s Enso is emblematic to a lot of people ...«more»
JIM CLENDENEN QUOTE ON DRUE - I met Drue with Emeril Lagasse and Charlie Trotter -- we were doing an event.... «more»
JIM CLENDENEN VIDEO CLIPS - Exclusive videos highlighting Jim's collaborations with Drue.