Monthly Archives: February 2018

Winemaker Spotlight: Saxon Brown’s Jeff Gaffner

Saxon Brown

Jeff began his career at Chateau St. Jean, under the tutelage of renowned vintner Richard Arrowood, who Jeff credits with teaching him the importance of being as passionate about growing the grapes as making the wine. While at Chateau St. Jean, Jeff was part of the winemaking team responsible for the winery’s celebrated 1996 Cinq Cepages, […]

From the owners of Screaming Eagle… Jonata

JONATA

From the minds behind Screaming Eagle, comes its sister winery JONATA; quite possibly California’s next Big Cult Winery and Santa Ynez’s First! “This remarkable Santa Ynez estate is under the same ownership as Napa Valley’s Screaming Eagle winery…this is one of California’s most exciting new wineries. What they are accomplishing with Bordeaux varietals is mind-boggling….” Robert Parker, […]