E&J Gallo Winery Buys Edna Valley Vineyard & Winery

Published: 08/02/2011

MODESTO, Calif. (PRNewswire) — E&J Gallo Winery recently announced the acquisition of Edna Valley Vineyard from Diageo Chateau & Estate Wines Co. and Paragon Vineyard Co., which have held Edna Valley Vineyard in a joint venture.

Edna Valley Vineyard produces a range of wines, specializing in Chardonnay. Included in the purchase are the winery, the brand and 62 acres, of which 44 acres are planted in Chardonnay and Pinot Noir. The vineyard and winery are located five miles from the Pacific Ocean in San Luis Obispo, Calif.