This small vineyard is owned by Saint Joan of Arc Church in Yountville
A portion of the fruit proceeds are donated to a local charity selected by the church each year
The Vineyard is planted to Clone 169, which is known for producing wine with a gentle and approachable tannin structure
Kevin Mills, Winemaker
Pick the fruit when its ripe, and try not to mess it up.
Grayson County College’s Viticulture and Enology program at Denison, Texas
Kevin Mills grew up in Oklahoma where he and his family have grown vines since 1977. He studied at Grayson County College’s Viticulture and Enology program in Denison, Texas and together with his father started Canadian River Winery. Kevin met Tony Peju of Peju Province Winery and mentored under then Peju Winemaker Sean Foster for four and a half years. Kevin took the winemaker position for Trinitas Cellars in January, 2007. His emphasis is to mainstream Trinitas with top tier Bordeaux and Burgundy varietals. Kevin has introduced Pinot Noir, Chardonnay, Sauvignon Blanc, and Cabernet programs to the Trinitas Portfolio.
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