Although Carlo grew up in Napa Valley, he enjoys wines from around the world and wants some of his other favorite wine regions to be Available to his friends. Since he has Italian roots, Italy was an obvious choice for the first layover on his quest for fantastic grapes from around the world. After visiting sub-regions in Italy, he ultimately selected Puglia as it was the ideal spot to craft Italian wines that are approachable and fruit-driven – perfect for the American palate. Today Italy is Available, but the journey doesn’t stop there. Stay tuned for the next location - be among the first to know by following on Instagram @takenwine.
In 1947, brothers John and Mario Trinchero traveled to St. Helena, California, near the renowned Napa Valley growing region, and purchased Sutter Home Winery. Mario’s son, Bob, joined the company, and in 1975 he developed the revolutionary White Zinfandel varietal. Trinchero Family Estates represents over 27 brands in the United States and Australia, including Sutter Home, Little Boomey, and Trinchero Napa Valley.