Shaping the Field: Marty Bannister

Woman-Owned Wineries  is  proud to share the work of a winemaker and enology entrepreneur who truly helped pave the way for other women, Marty Bannister. We're drawn to Bannister Wines not only because their work illuminates an important era in the history of California winemaking, but because its work unites genders and generations. And couldn't we all … Continue reading Shaping the Field: Marty Bannister

Ashley Trout on Showing Up & Serving Others

Woman-Owned Wineries is proud to spotlight winemaker and social entrepreneur Ashley Trout. As the founder of several brands over the course of more than a decade, this bright force of Washington State was recently named one of Wine Enthusiast’s “Top 40 under 40”.

Style & Substance: Kristie Tacey of Tessier Winery

"Winemakers are less guarded than scientists. There are no patents pending, so we can talk freely. "   First trained as a microbiologist, founder and winemaker Kristie Tacey has built her wine brand from scratch over the last decade.  Her meticulous yet intuitive style translates to the bottle and beyond. Also a vintage dress aficionado with a … Continue reading Style & Substance: Kristie Tacey of Tessier Winery