Investor Charles Bank has purchased a majority share in Santa Barbara's Qupe Winery, which is known for its syrahs. Qupe joins Banks' portfolio of California wineries that also includes Mayacamas and Sandhi, and his Terroir Selections investment group also owns wineries in Burgundy and South Africa. Bob Lindquist, founder of Qupe, will remain on board as a winemaker and partner.

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