Raised in Sacramento, Greg Morthole attended the University of Wyoming, where he earned a B.S. in Natural Sciences. Greg joined the Rodney Strong Vineyards team in 2005 as the Lab Director and he quickly ascended to Associate Winemaker in late 2007. In the spring of 2010, he was promoted to Winemaker, overseeing all aspects of operations and winemaking in our Artisan Cellar.
The grapes are being picked and brought in each day at Rodney Strong Vineyards; harvest is in full effect. Join winemaker Greg Morthole to explore what “crush” really means and take a tour of the state-of-the-art Artisan Cellar. Taste a half-fermented Chardonnay compared to a current vintage Chardonnay on The Terrace while listening to Greg speak about the trials of beginning harvest.