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Spotlight On: Women Winemakers

Try some of World Market's favorite wines from vineyards and wineries led by trailblazing women winemakers!

Robin & Andréa McBride

Robin & Andréa McBride

Robin & Andréa McBride

McBride Sisters is the country's largest Black-owned wine company—and one of the most inclusive, accessible and sustainable. Their fun, eco-friendly SHE CAN collection celebrates the power of strong, independent women. And, their SHE CAN Professional Development Fund helps Black women-owned small businesses not only survive, but thrive in these unprecedented times.

Linda Trotta

Linda Trotta

Linda Trotta

Linda is the winemaker for Bread & Butter in Napa Valley. She traces her roots back to her Italian grandparents' garage in Southern California, a magical space where wine was made. It inspired her to pursue a winemaking degree at UC Davis and has led her around the world. Linda passionately supports the advancement of women's careers in wine and holds a leadership role with Wine Women.

Dana Stemmler

Dana Stemmler

Dana Stemmler

Dana is a winemaker at Bogle Vineyards. Her formal education consists of viticulture and enology degrees from UC Davis while her winemaking capabilities were developed at Bogle over the last 15 years. Bogle continues to source fruit from worthy growing regions and use traditional winemaking techniques from grape to bottle. Dana explains they "carefully craft each wine to be varietally correct with the promise to overdeliver."

Megan Cline

Megan Cline

Megan Cline

Megan is part of the 2nd generation at Cline Family Cellars. She never thought she'd be in the wine industry, but after college at UCSB she worked in a tasting room and fell in love with wine on her own. She moved back home and has worked with family for the past 6 years doing winemaking, marketing, sales, working in the vineyard, and the tasting room! Megan truly believes the best wines are shared with great company.

Renee Ary

Renee Ary

Renee Ary

Renee was promoted to winemaker for Duckhorn Vineyards in 2014 after spending 11 years honing her craft and mastering the Duckhorn style. After graduating from St. Mary's College, Renee gained hands-on experience in the lab of Robert Mondavi Winery while also taking winemaking classes at UC Davis and Napa Valley College. Her approach balances artistry, science and respect for the viticultural side of winemaking.

Lauren Kopit

Lauren Kopit

Lauren Kopit

Lauren is the winemaker at Sterling Vineyards. She's worked in the wine industry since graduating from UC Davis with a BS in Microbiology in 2009. Lauren began her career in winemaking labs before returning to UC Davis to earn her MS in viticulture and enology. Winemaking combines all things Lauren truly enjoys: science, art, creativity, teaching and interacting with people.

Spring Timlin

Spring Timlin

Spring Timlin

Growing up in Christchurch, New Zealand, Spring studied photography and sociology before giving winemaking a whirl. She worked her way up through various roles before joining Matua in 2011 and becoming lead winemaker in 2015. You'll find Matua's Marlborough Sauvignon Blanc in our stores—with tropical and citrus fruits that evolve into a crisp, lingering finish, it's a great one for any white wine lover to try.

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