MODESTO – E. & J. Gallo Winery is continuing its expansion binge. The winery announced Thursday that it has agreed to purchase Talbott Vineyards in the Santa Lucia Highlands appellation near Monterey Bay.
The move comes on the heels of Gallo’s purchase last month of Asti and the Souverain brand, and the March purchase of J Vineyards and Winery, both in Sonoma county.
Talbott Vineyards produce a variety of wines, specializing in Chardonnay and Pinot Noir from 100 percent estate-grown wines.
Galo will acquire the Talbott brand, the winery south of Monterey Bay and the 525-acre Sleepy Hollow Vineyard. Gallo will also continue to operate the Talbott Vineyards tasting room in Carmel Valley... Read More