Seghesio Family Sells Historic Winery

Aug 31, 2011

Seghesio Vineyards, a historic Sonoma winery that transformed itself from a jug-wine factory into one of California's elite Zinfandel specialists, is being sold by the Seghesio family to Napa-based Crimson Wine Group, part of the financial conglomerate Leucadia National. Wine Spectator associate editor Tim Fish reports.

Member-Only Content

Premium Subscription

Join today and get immediate access to this article, and to our entire database of more than 386,000 wine ratings. It only takes moments—but it will help you drink better all year long.

Start Free 30-day Trial

Already a member? Sign In

You Might Also Like

Wine and Goodwill Raise Millions for Charity

Wine and Goodwill Raise Millions for Charity

Auction events supported children, wildfire victims, health services and more in 2018

Jun 15, 2019
In Memoriam: John Shafer; Gianfranco Soldera

In Memoriam: John Shafer; Gianfranco Soldera

A look back on the lives of Napa winemaker John Shafer and Tuscan vintner Gianfranco …

Jun 15, 2019
Spend the Night in a Wine Barrel

Spend the Night in a Wine Barrel

From Germany to Chile, boutique barriques offer a wine-country stay more immersive than …

May 31, 2019
Italian Authorities Uncover Counterfeit Tignanello Scheme

Italian Authorities Uncover Counterfeit Tignanello Scheme

Italian authorities have thwarted a potentially large wine crime, arresting three people in …

May 31, 2019
Champagne Roederer Buys Sonoma's Merry Edwards

Champagne Roederer Buys Sonoma's Merry Edwards

Merry Edwards Winery was purchased by Louis Roederer Champagne. The sale of the Sonoma …

May 31, 2019
Wine Fit for Pelicans

Wine Fit for Pelicans

When Jrue Holiday of the NBA's New Orleans Pelicans promised to buy a teammate a bottle of …

Apr 30, 2019
WineRatings+

WineRatings+

Xvalues

Xvalues

Restaurant Search

Restaurant Search