Name : Karishma Grover
Designation : Winemaker
Corporation : Grover Vineyards
If I wasn’t making wine, I’d be… :
I don’t know! I think I have found my passion quite early on, and am very grateful for that!
Favourite fruit apart from grapes, I’d like to use to make wine from… :
I don’t really like wine made from other fruit. In any case- the dictionary definition of wine is alcohol produced from grapes.
Favourite perfume / cologne is… :
This changes every year almost! Last year it was CK in2u, and currently it is Miss Dior. Tomorrow, who knows!
India! California is also very dear to me, as it is where I studied and learned a lot of what I know.
As a wine maker my number one asset is my… :
I’d like to see my wine drunk by… :
Everyone. I think wine is an enjoyable drink that often gets lost under all the ceremony.
Something a wine maker should never do is… :
Close their minds to trying new wines- learning. It is a lovely industry to grow in, and one should never reach a point where they know everything.
My wine making mentor is… :
Michel Rolland. He was one of my main influences to even join the industry.
My desert island wine is… :
Champagne! Veuve Cliquot.