The Story of Hanzell

A look at its remarkable past

The Story of Hanzell
The Hanzell winery under construction in the hills above Sonoma, circa 1956 (Courtesy of Hanzell)
From the Dec 15, 2022, issue

The history of Hanzell Vineyards extends deep into Sonoma’s winemaking past. There’s a timeless quality to this boutique wine estate along the southern reaches of the Mayacamas mountains, which continues to produce restrained, nuanced and ageworthy wines that express their terroir. Read on to get the full story behind this historic winery! 

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