Posts tagged: Heintz Vineyard

Must Have 3-Barrel Sensation

Ed Kurtzman has been around the valley for many years now working for some great wineries like Roar, Bernardus, Chalone, Testarossa, Fort Ross, Freeman, Mansfield-Dunne, August West, etc. In 2003, Ed launched his own label, the Sandler Wine Company, devoted to small bottlings of Pinot Noir, Syrah, Zinfandel and Grenache, from his favorite vineyard and grower sources. Planted in 1982, the […]

French Laundry’s Top Chardonnay

Jason Kesner, winemaker extraordinaire at Kistler created yet another amazing wine. Jason was the longtime vineyard manager at Hudson, when in 2002 he produced 25 cases of his first wine for some of the top restaurants like French Laundry, Gary Danko and ME! The following year he produced a massive 75 cases, and the rest […]