The 23rd Annual Nantucket Wine & Food Festival: May 15-19, 2019

Guillaume Large

Winemaker

Résonance
Willamette Valley, OR

Guillaume Large was born in the heart of the Pouilly-Fuissé appellation in 1982. After first studying public law, Large decided to turn his passion into his profession.

 

Growing up, his grandfather, who was a grower, shared with him, his passion for vineyards and wine. Large graduated with the Oenologist’s National Diploma of the Jules Guyot Institute of Dijon. After graduation, he joined Maison Joseph Drouhin, in Beaune, before moving onto Chateau de Vinzelles in Mâconnais in 2009.

 

In 2011, Large joined Maison Louis Jadot and became the Assistant Technical Director under Frédéric Barnier. In August 2017, Large moved to Oregon to join Résonance as Winemaker, working under the advisement of Jacques Lardière.

 

Guillaume is married and father to one child, Augustin. He enjoys traveling with his family, cooking and pairing his dishes with fine wines. He likes mountain biking and has a great passion for history.