As one of our tasting room weekend warriors, Glenn Louie began sharing Cima Collina wine with guests back in October 2012. Glenn is always a joy to be around and we are thrilled that he continues to make time in his busy schedule to be a part of our #CimaCircle! We recently learned quite a bit more about him too …
ccw: What 3 words do you think describe Cima Collina?
glenn: Vibrant, Beautiful, Delicious
ccw: What is your favorite Cima Collina wine? And wine in general?
glenn: 2013 Palisades Pinot Noir – My favorite varietal is Pinot Noir but I’m also fond of Cab Franc too.
ccw: How do you like to spend your days off?
glenn: I enjoy being outdoors – Surfing, kayaking, paddle boarding, hiking, cycling, and trail running are some of my favorite outdoor activities.
ccw: What would people be surprised to know about you?
glenn: I write poetry and used to figure skate.
ccw: How do you want customers to feel when they walk into the tasting room?
glenn: I like my customers to feel comfortable and happy.
ccw: And when they leave?
glenn: To feel appreciated and happy.
ccw: If you weren’t in Monterey County, which wine region lures you to wine taste and why?
glenn: I would like to visit Chile. I’m curious about the wines in Chile. They have regions similar to California.
ccw: Is there a special wine that you dream of tasting someday?
glenn: Chateau Pontet-Canet 2005, a Bordeaux red blend from France
ccw: Who or what inspires you?
glenn: My mom and dad
SHOP OUR FLASH SALE FEATURING GLENN’S FAVORITE WINES:
2013 Antle Pinot Noir
2014 Palisades Pinot Noir, limited edition
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25% off through midnight, June 7, 2019
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