Category Archives: Winery

Atlanta’s Chateau Elan Winery & Resort Sold to Real Estate Investor

Château Élan Winery & Resort, A 16th century-styled château and full-service winery nestled among North Georgia’s picturesque foothills, was sold to an affiliate of Greenwich, Conn., based real estate investment firm, Wheelock Street Capital.

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Frey Vineyards Rebuilds After Mendocino County Fire

Frey Vineyards lost its bottling facility, offices and tasting room at 14000 Tomki Road in the middle of Redwood Valley. But all its owners and workers survived, as did the wine and most all the

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Months After Wine Country Fires, Damaged Vineyards Face Uncertainty

Adjacent vines at Gilfillan Vineyard look completely different: In some cases, a vine’s rootstock is dead, but the canes at its top still have moist green tissue. Singed leaves don’t necessarily mean a

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Signorello Hires Team to Rebuild After October Wildfire

Signorello Estate proprietor, Ray Signorello Jr., hired Taylor Lombardo Architects to oversee the design, and Nordby Construction Co. the building process, of a new winery and cave

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Rappahannock Cellars Producing Brandy, Vodka

With the soft opening of Dida’s Distillery this past month, and the official grand opening soon to be announced, Rappahannock Cellars becomes the first Virginia winery to capitalize on the state’s

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LVMH to Buy 60% of Colgin Cellars

Ann Colgin and Joe Wender will continue to hold 40% equity in the business and maintaining their leadership functions. Their talented winery team will continue to be led by Ann Colgin & Joe Wender along with COO, Paul Roberts and Winemaker, Allison Tauziet. Founded by Ann Colgin in Napa Valley 25 years … Continue reading

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