At what point in your career can you rightfully be called a visionary? And how many slots are still open for such a title in already-established wine regions? Setting goals that arch out over hundreds of years is a lofty endeavour, with countless opportunities to falter or go off course.
Anyone looking to witness even a sliver of a similar trajectory must have a will, drive and vision that is insatiable, unstoppable – and well-funded. One figure that has checked all the necessary boxes to set such a plan in motion is Bill Harlan.