Winemaker, Napa Angel
After finishing his studies, he worked as Assistant Winemaker at Montes winery in Apalta, Chile, under the tutelage of master winemaker and President of the Montes Winery Aurelio Montes. After that he went to Bordeaux France to increase his winemaking experience. In 2011, he rejoined the Montes winemaking team as Chief Winemaker of the Apalta winery and one year later he took the challenge of leading the Montes USA project crafting wines that are representative of the best regions in California.
Country born: Chile
Education: Alberto studied oenology at the Catholic University in Santiago graduated with a degree in Agronomy and Oenology.
Years in the wine industry: 6 years
Understanding of the terroir and convinced that great wine is really made in the vineyard.
St. Francis Yacht Club
700 Marina Boulevard
San Francisco CA 94123
Premiere Napa Valley Wine Collection
||Oak Knoll District of Napa Valley