Early life in Russia, education, and work in France; first years in California, Beaulieu Vineyard; discussion of European and Napa Valley wine traditions; technical problems, solutions, laboratory findings; departure from Beaulieu; consulting to various wineries since 1973; the state of enology and viticulture in California.
Tchelistcheff, Andre. "Andre Tchelistcheff: Grapes, Wine and Ecology." Interview by Catherine Harroun and Ruth Teiser in 1979. Oral History Center, The Bancroft Library, University of California, Berkeley, 1983.