Rather than embrace the pleasantries of Napa's valley floor, Mayacamas Vineyards has always been a creature of the mountain.
Flavia was in a long-term relationship with her dance partner Vincent Simone when she was partnered with Matt in 2007. ‘It was a pretty crazy time,’ he says, shaking his head. The funny thing was the story did not start off as true, but the more you read it, the more you started to believe it and actually act on it.‘The programme-makers were just as involved.
Sons Chris and Matthew began to take over the business, but questions surfaced again after Matthew's death in 2011. Investor Charles Banks hit the wine world's radar in 2006 when, with Denver Nuggets owner Stan Kroenke, he purchased Screaming Eagle, the Oakville label that became California's most expensive wine. Andy Erickson and Annie Favia, who propelled Screaming Eagle to several successful vintages.
Napa's old warhorse taken over by the Screaming Eagle gang?
One experiment we tried was adapting a high power telescope to a camera lense. RCO Bob Sunell, Corps Cdr Sid Berry, SCO Chris Conrad enjoy coffee and cigars during a break in the action. An Eaglehorse Award Certificate signed by then SCO, LTC M. O'Connell, awarded to BGS personnel after participation in a joint pistol shooting competition at the Rottershausen range complex, not too far from Orelenbach, SE of BK.
Rottershausen, a large 3rd ID ASP also had ranges and facilities that I believe were jointly used by BGS and US forces.