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Winemaker Bruce Devlin | Ballentine Vineyards

Bruce Devlin started out wanting to be a brew master. In fact, after a brief foray in forestry at Humboldt State, and an even shorter stint in photography at San Jose State, he ultimately got a degree in Fermentation Science at UC Davis. But what started out as an interest in fermentation turned into a passion for science, art and the grape that permeates every exquisite, unique wine ...

Sonoma Winemaker Dies in Car Crash | Wine Spectator

2021-5-26 · Brent McKoy, the associate winemaker for the winery, said Osborne came to Gary Farrell in 2007 for six months as a harvest intern. He returned in 2008 for a few months before being hired fulltime in 2009. McKoy described Osborne as a very …

Harvest 2020 Recap: "Bootcamp"! | Sunstone Winery

2020-11-18 · By Brittany Rice, Director of Winemaking, Sunstone Winery. November 18, 2020. Being a winemaker for the past twenty years, Harvest 2020 in my view can be labeled as the toughest "Harvest Bootcamp" as it was the best workout and lack of sleep you would ever have experienced.

Our Winemaker | Imagery Estate Winery

In December 2017, Joe retired and Jamie took the reins as Winemaker. As the second-generation winemaker at Imagery, Jamie has been on a roll. Not only was she named the 2019 Best Woman Winemaker in the International Women''s Wine Competition, she was also included on Wine Enthusiast''s list of 40 Under 40 Tastemakers. Traditional.

Winemaker/Enologist Jobs

Winemaker/ Enologist. Lodi, CA. 06/29. Harvest Cellar Technician. Devil Proof Vineyards and Aperture Cellars. Healdsburg, CA. 06/29. Winemaker/ Vineyard Manager Needed! Big Dog Vineyards.

Daffodil Winery

Winemaker. Emily graduated from California State University Stanislaus where she studied Biology and then went on to complete the winemaking certificate program at UC Davis. She started with Bronco Wine Company fresh out of college working in the analytical lab at their Escalon facility.

Recipe: Apple Cinnamon Viognier Crumble | Sunstone Winery

meanwhile- in sautee pan, make apple filling: peel apples medium chop or cut into slices, add cranberries, brown sugar, cinnamon heat until wine and sauce starts to thicken and apples start to soften a little but should still be firm. in separate bowl, add the tapioca flour to cold water and mix well until absorbed into water. fold into apple ...

Our Winemaker

In 2015, Landon joined the Buccella team as winemaker where he crafted the bold, layered wines for which the winery is known. Landon joined the Trinchero Napa Valley team in 2020 and brought with him tremendous talent and a fresh take on the label''s valley floor and mountain fruit sourced from their coveted estate Napa Valley vineyards. He ...

About Us – mckinneyfamilyvineyards

Matt McKinney, Owner/Winemaker. After winning the 2010 pro volleyball championship in Puerto Rico, Matt''s dad allowed him to plant an acre vineyard on the property. In 2013 he moved home to pursue winemaking full time, going back to school at Allen Hancock college for Viticulture and Enology. He then began working for three of the top wineries ...


OUR WINEMAKER Stefano Migotto is a third-generation vintner and distiller from Abano Terme in northern Italy. He holds an enology degree from Scuola Enologica di Conegliano. Stefano grew up helping in his family''s winery, eventually taking over its leadership. After twelve years of experience in that capacity, Stefano made the move to the US, where … Winemaker Read More »

Honig Vineyard and Winery

Winemaker. While attending UC Davis, Kristin Belair serendipitously stumbled upon an answer to a daunting career puzzle - for someone unable to choose between a multitude of disciplines, winemaking was an elegant solution. In 1981, degree in Enology in hand, Kristin began her first of two California harvests, as an intern at Trefethen.

Onward + Farmstrong Wines | WINEMAKER

Onward grew and a new brand was born. Farmstrong, as always, maintains Faith''s commitment to working with growers that are true shepherds of the land. Onward remains focused on single vineyard site driven wines. Farmstrong provides the opportunity to …

About Artiste Winemaker, Bion Rice

After I graduated from college in June 1994, my family opened a Provençal winery named Sunstone, respecting the sun-dappled shale and stones exposed around our home, winery and vines. Sunstone surpassed a production level of 18,000 cases per year in 2001 and has since grown to prominence as one of the premier boutique wineries in the region.

Young Winemaker of the Year | New Zealand Wine

The Young Winemaker competition aims to help ambitious and passionate young people become future leaders of the NZ wine industry. It is a fantastic opportunity for emerging young winemakers to grow, develop and advance their careers. The competition tests the contestants on a wide range of skills and knowledge required in the winemaking process ...

Our Team | Sunstone Winery

Director of Winemaking The daughter of Sunstone''s founders, Fred and Linda Rice, Brittany helped plant the first t vines on the family property in 1990. At the age of 16, she began serving wine to visitors and guests in the Sunstone tasting room.

Winemaking | Bordeaux-Style Blends

"At DeLille, we believe that Washington State is a Grand Cru wine growing region, created 10,000 years ago. The challenge for us has always been and remains: to create special wines from the uniquely expressive terroir that Mother Nature gave us a long time ago." - Founding Winemaker Chris Upchurch

Chill Switch Wines

A boutique winery in Cedaredge, Colorado

Ayres Vineyard & Winery – About the Winemaker — Ayres …

In 2006, Brad left Domaine Drouhin Oregon to become Ayres Vineyard''s full-time winemaker. Brad brings a wealth of knowledge and experience from his work as a retailer, distributor, and now producer of wines, while Kathleen runs the winery''s day-to-day operations.

The History of Sunstone Winery and Vineyard, Santa Ynez, CA

Sunstone, named after the vineyard estate''s exposed sun-dappled shale and stones, is the premiere destination winery on the central coast. Located just 30-minutes north of Santa Barbara most visitors would agree, Sunstone is the most beautiful vineyard and winery tasting room on …

Weed and Wine Come Together in Santa Ynez Valley

2021-5-14 · On one hand, Cabugos is embracing the Sunstone brand by partnering with Fred Rice, the winery''s original founder, and his daughter Brittany Rice, the chief winemaker. But Cabugos has also been shifting the Sunstone image, transitioning the tasting-room experience from one dominated by the older whiter demographic to a younger, more ethnically ...

Seasoned Winemaker Brings Expertise to a New Wine ...

2020-12-3 · The celebrated winemaker is also releasing the first wine vintages made under his guidance. The Kerrville Hills Winery incubator is now a home for winemakers to manage the capitalization of their business, learn winemaking techniques, and work in a collaborative environment. Kerrville Hills Winery differs from a custom crush facility in that ...

Winemakers Flight

WINEMAKER''S FLIGHT $45 PLUS TAX. Visitors to Ledson Winery are invited to taste five handcrafted varietal wines in one of our meticulously designed tasting bars. The tastings are conducted by our experienced staff that is on-hand to offer …

Lava Cap Winery

The Winemaker. Joe Norman joined Lava Cap Winery as chief winemaker in 2013. Joe brings a wealth of knowledge and experience into our cellar. Joe''s career includes roles as winemaker at Heitz Wine Cellars in St. Helena, where he crafted the acclaimed Martha''s Vineyard, Trailside Vineyard and Bella Oaks Vineyard Cabernet Sauvignon.

Sunstone Winery

Founded in 1990 as one of the first organic vineyard estates in Santa Barbara County, Sunstone Winery is considered to be one of the most visually stunning winery estates in California. Named for the vineyard''s exposed sun-dappled shale and stones, Sunstone is a destination winery that has been honored many times over by Santa Barbara Independent readers as "Best Santa Ynez Valley Tasting ...

Winemaker | wine

Leeuwenkuil Family Vineyards is looking for a Winemaker at our Bottelary facility.  This is an exciting opportunity for a passionate and organized individual looking for the challenge to become part of a dynamic team and take leadership of the winemaking operations. You will be responsible for driving wine …


Biltmore winemaker Sharon Fenchak handcrafts our award-winning wines with the philosophy of keeping each one true to varietal character and consistent from vintage to vintage. Sharon has served as head winemaker since 2018, creating wines worthy of the finest Vanderbilt traditions of taste and style. "My love of science at a very young age ...

Sunstone Winery

Sunstone Vineyards, Winery and Villa is an organic vineyard retreat, located just 35-minutes north of Santa Barbara, in the beautiful Santa Ynez Valley. Enjoy Sunstone wines in our Provençal French courtyards, stone barrel-aging caves or picnic grounds.

Our Winemaker | Cache Creek Vineyards and Winery

Derek Holstein has been Cache Creek Vineyards & Winery''s winemaker since our first vintage in 2005. With Derek''s skill and guidance, Cache Creek has produced vintage after vintage of award-winning wines that we proudly share in our tasting room.. Derek works closely with Don Van Pelt and Tony Medina, our vineyard foreman, as we refine our sustainable farming practices and strive to ...

Jon Flores

Jon Flores | Santa Maria, California, United States | Assistant Winemaker at Sunstone Winery | Experienced winemaker with a track record of exceeding expectations with very minimal supervision.

Leah Adint, Winemaker | Erath Winery Oregon

Leah Adint, Winemaker. For Leah Adint, the love of winemaking has taken her around the world, giving her unique experiences that she brings to her role as Winemaker at Erath Winery. Through Leah''s career, she has worked in viticulture and winemaking positions in California, Australia, France, Switzerland, Washington and now Oregon.

Women Winemakers of California and Beyond |Brittany Rice

Millésimé Cellars (Winemaker & Founder) Sunstone Vineyards & Winery (Director of Winemaking). Brittany Rice''s family has been in the wine industry since 1989. Her passion for food and wine came from planting grapes, hands-on work with the family''s wines, learning from the best mentors in the business, and working with great chefs who inspired her to enroll in culinary school.

Sunstone Winery | Modern Adventure

Sunstone Winery Bion Rice, Winemaker and CEO. Since 1990, Sunstone Winery has been producing premium, organic t, Cabernet Franc, Cabernet Sauvignon, Syrah, Mourvedre and Viognier, from their 28-acre vineyard. Their varietals have won countless industry-coveted awards for organics as well as winning numerous international wine …

Winemaker – Lake Anna Winery

After being a part of a number of successes, particularly the 1993 Voignier ("a wine that changed the ia wine landscape"), Graham became the full-time winemaker at Horton Vineyard in 1996. Five years later, Bill Heidig found that being both vineyard manager and co-winemaker was not the ideal path to taking Lake Anna to the next level.

Winemaker – Russian Hill Winery | Talawind Ranch

A self-taught winemaker, Patrick developed his love of wine through attending FIU, a leading food and beverage college in Florida, coupled with many years of working in the restaurant business. He became a restaurant manager for an international affiliation of restaurants and one of his favorite responsibilities was developing their wine lists.

Brittany Rice

Winemaker Sunstone Vineyards and Winery. Aug 2003 – Dec 2010 7 years 5 months. Cellar Crew Sunstone Vineyards & Winery. Jul 1999 – Jul 2003 4 years 1 month. Education. Sierra Nevada College.

Winemaker, Ben Banks — Sovereign Estate

Ben Banks, Winemaker. Ben has been making wine since 2007 when his family decided to plant the vineyards at Sovereign Estate. In 2012, he became the head winemaker at Sovereign Estate and has produced all of their vintages since then. Starting out as a home winemaker, he soon learned commercial winemaking through direct instruction with French ...

Bion Rice Resigns as CEO of Sunstone Vineyards & Winery ...

2020-1-17 · Sunstone Vineyards & Winery is a family-owned business established in 1992 by husband and wife team Fred and Linda Rice. In January 2011, after the passing of Linda, in the midst of family crisis coupled with the severe effect of the economic …

Assylkhan Nurgaliyev

Winemaker at Winery and Vineyard Kazakhstan 261 connections. Join to Connect Winery and Vineyard . Harvard Kennedy School. Personal Website. Report this profile About Assylkhan Nurgaliyev …

Winemaking | Winemaker Kristy Melton | Freemark Abbey Winery

2021-8-1 · Winemaker Kristy Melton. Newly appointed as the successor to longtime Freemark Abbey winemaker Ted Edwards, the accomplished Kristy Melton brings over a decade of fine winemaking experience to the St. Helena winery. Kristy is an El Paso, …