It is about an hour's drive from my house to Napa and Sonoma. And about four hours back.
That's the disclosures out of the way. So now might I concentrate and tell you about an enterprising and clearly refined tech CEO who is attempting to discover whether all the tech brains and chips at the world's disposal can perfect the art of wine making?
This is an emotive subject. The more time you spend with the wine community, the more you realize that these are wonderfully temperamental artists.