Gwinllan Estate is a small family-owned vineyard and winery with panoramic views of the Sacramento Valley and Sierra Foothills. Our wines are a diverse collection of hand crafted wines which are all estate grown, something for everyone’s palate.
Located in the scenic Sierra Foothills in El Dorado County our ridge top vineyard has outstanding views.
- Passionate wines.
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Jonathan Pack– Viticulturist and Consulting Winemaker
-U.C. Davis graduate in Viticulture and Enology.
We decided to honor our welsh roots and named the vineyard Gwinllan Estate (Gwinllan is vineyard in Welsh).
Ben and Abby – Border Collies, providing chemical free vineyard vermin control
Practices & Techniques
Estate Vineyards / AVA
2014 Blanc de Blanc California Champagne, Méthode Champenoise – Best in class Premium Sparking Wine – Orange County Fair 2016. OC Best in class awards
2013 Teulu (Malbec) Double Gold Medal Winner San Francisco Chronicle commercial wine contest 2016. Delightful strong berry flavors.
2012 Zinfandel – Double Gold, Best in Class, Herbert Memorial award – El Dorado County Fair 2016.
2012 Winemaker’s Selection, Rhone blend – Gold Medal – El Dorado County Fair 2016.
2010 Zinfandel – Gold medal San Francisco Chronicle Commercial Wine Competition
2011 Cabernet Sauvignon – Double Gold El Dorado County Fair Commercial Wine Competition
2010 Petite Sirah -Gold medal Orange County Commercial Wine Competition
2010 Zinfandel El Dorado County Fair 2014 Double Gold-, Gold 2011 Cabernet Sauvignon
2009 Zinfandel El Dorado County Fair Double Gold, Best in Class, Frank Herbert Memorial Award, Gold 2009 Winemaker’s Selection