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


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Four Generations and Counting: Pedroncelli

by L.M. Archer FWS, Bourgogne ML (first published 6/16 | shared with permission from binNotes) I’ll never forget my first trip to Dry Creek Valley. Splayed out silently in the early morning mist like gnarled soldiers on a battlefield stretched acres of old vines, mostly Zinfandel. Like other powerful moments in life, this one merited … Continue reading Four Generations and Counting: Pedroncelli