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Myron S. Nightingale Memorial Research Fund

<p>Myron S. Nightingale was a leading California winemaker for over four decades and was a former president of the American Society of Enology &amp; Viticulture. Nightingale had served as winemaker emeritus at Beringer (now known as Foster&#39;s Wine Estates) since 1983. Beringer and Foster&#39;s still produce the Nightingale dessert wine that carry his name. </p><p>In 1983, he was awared the President&#39;s Award by the Los Angeles County Fair, only the second recipient in the Fair&#39;s then 56 year history. Nightingale passsed away in 1988 at age 73.</p><p>&nbsp;</p><p>Upon his death, the friends and family of Myron S. Nightingale created the Myron S. Nightingale Memorial Research Fund to honor his memory. </p><p>&nbsp;</p>