Wine: Pioneer in steel
Posted: 31 Aug 2011 @ 00:00
WHEN I sat down to write this column, it was going to be about something totally different, but then I learned of the sad death of Enrique Forner. Because this name has never appeared on a wine label, I imagine that it means nothing to the average wine consumer, but he is the man who revolutionised the Rioja wine industry.
His family came from Valencia, where his father was involved in politics as well as wine. When Franco came to power in 1936, the Forners went to France, ...
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