Pair takes a taste of ‘Paris’

Producers Clark Peterson (“Monster”) and Elizabeth Fowler are tipping their glasses to California wine.

“Judgment of Paris,” based on George M. Taber’s nonfiction book, will tell the rags-to-riches tale of how Napa Valley wines beat out their French counterparts during a blind tasting contest in 1976. The upset win put the fledgling California wine business on the map. None of the judges — who were all French — could believe it when they learned they had selected California labels as the winners

Want to read more articles like this one? SUBSCRIBE TO VARIETY TODAY.
Post A Comment 0

Leave a Reply

No Comments

Comments are moderated. They may be edited for clarity and reprinting in whole or in part in Variety publications.

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in: Logo

You are commenting using your account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s

More News from Variety