Chris is all about quality. As Benovia Winery's vineyard manager,
Chris walks the rows of vines with a keen eye toward maintaining
the highest standard of fruit possible to make Benovia's
Chris brings more than 28 years of vineyard management experience
to Benovia. A Sonoma County native, Chris has spent his career
studying the vineyards of some of California's best wineries. The
winemaking team at Benovia is fortunate to be able to rely on his
knowledge and experience in producing top-quality wine
Besides keeping a close eye on the fruit clusters, Chris also
looks at the big picture -- taking into consideration the
environmental impact, community relationships, and economic
viability of the vineyards he tends.
His goal is to have neighbors that appreciate you being there
rather than wishing you'd move out of the neighborhood. Chris is
the neighborly sort.