Lake County: Guenoc Valley AVA

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Oxford Companion to Wine

Oxford Companion to Wine

By Jancis Robinson

Published 2006

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Inland wine region and AVA promoted by Orville Magoon’s Guenoc winery, now owned by William Foley. Slightly north of Napa Valley, it’s more famous for the fact that it was once the estate of British actress Lily Langtry than it is for its wines.