Tim Patterson

Tim Patterson writes about wine and makes some of his own in Berkeley, California. He contributes the monthly "Inquiring Winemaker" column for the industry trade magazine Wines & Vines , digging into winemaking theories and techniques, and he covered home winemaking for several years in the pages of WineMaker . He has won dozens of Gold medals, Double Golds, and Best of Shows from amateur winemaking competitions in California.