E. & J. Gallo Winery acquires North Coast Vineyard
MODESTO, Calif. (April 28, 2014) E. & J. Gallo Winery (Gallo) announced today it has purchased Ledgewood Creek Winery and Vineyard in Solano County.
The 400-acre ranch is located just east of Napa Valley in the North Coast AVA. It consists of approximately 230 acres of vineyard, which produces a variety of premium wine grapes including Chardonnay, Sauvignon Blanc and Pinot Noir.
According to Roger Nabedian, Senior Vice President and General Manager of Gallo's Premium Wine Division, "This portion of Solano County in the North Coast AVA can produce exceptional wine grapes. This vineyard is a great addition to our portfolio to support the rapid growth we have had in our premium wine business."
There are no immediate plans to operate the Ledgewood Creek Winery or tasting room.
The purchase price was not disclosed.
About E. & J. Gallo Winery
Founded in 1933 by brothers Ernest and Julio Gallo, E. & J. Gallo Winery is a family-owned company and global leader in wine and spirits. With a goal of serving joy in moments that matter, Gallo is deeply committed to providing the highest quality, sustainable products for every occasion. Gallo’s entire portfolio is featured here: https://www.gallo.com/portfolio/