Stags Leap District Winegrowers Association

Celebrating 25 Years
in the Bottle

The Stags Leap District is thrilled to have celebrated its 25th Anniversary with a panel discussion at Shafer Vineyards hosted by sommelier and author Kelli White.

Michael Beaulac, Pine Ridge Vineyards, Winemaker
John Conover, Odette Estate Winery, Managing Partner
Kirk Grace, Stag's Leap Wine Cellars, Director of Viticulture
John Shafer, Shafer Vineyards, Founder
Richard Steltzner, Steltzner Vineyards, Founder
Elizabeth Vianna, Chimney Rock Winery, Winemaker

The following highlights were taken during a 25th Anniversary seminar at Vineyard to Vintner with a themed discussion and tasting “Then and Now.” Film credit Rudy McClain 2014.

Part 1: 5 Decades in the Bottle

Part 2: Then and Now

Part 3: Beyond Stags Leap District Geography is Orography

Part 4: The Stags Leap District Character

Part 5: Weather's It