Wilson Artisan Wineries re-launches Jepson Estate Winery & Vineyards, located in Hopland, California. January 2009 Ken and Diane Wilson, proprietors of Wilson Artisan Wineries purchased the famed and historic property and brand formally owned by Robert Jepson. Robert Jepson, a banker, founded Jepson Estate Winery & Vineyards in 1985, and produced outstanding wines.
The nationally distributed wines of Jepson Estate Winery & Vineyards will consist of three estate grown and bottled varietals; Sauvignon Blanc $17.99, Chardonnay $18.99 and Syrah $19.99.
William Green, Director of National Sales for Wilson Artisan Wineries; “This is a wonderful opportunity to recapture the nostalgic business of Jepson. As a result of the notable popularity of the Jepson brand in previous years; over the past decade, nationally recognized retailers have requested a reintroduction of the brand. I am very pleased that we will be able to deliver this request. We have an extraordinary winemaking team at Jepson, the quality of the finished product is far superior of previously available vintages.”
Wilson Artisan Wineries located in Geyserville, California is comprised of; Wilson Winery of Dry Creek, Pezzi King Estate Winery, Mazzocco Sonoma Winery, Soda Rock Winery, Matrix Winery, DeLorimier Estate Winery, Greenwood Ridge Winery, Jaxon Keys Estate Winery, St. Anne’s Crossing Winery, Rockpile Vineyards Winery, Geyserville Cellars, Grapeleaf Inn and the Calderwood Inn.