Meet the Staff

THE VINTNER

Andreas Wetzel is  the owner and winemaker here at Chateau Bianca. Hailing as the fourth generation of Wetzel’s to produce wine, he is pretty good at it. Having mostly experiential training and a passion for food-friendly wines, his goal is to bring to market approachable wines at irresistible values. At the end of the day it is his job is to make people a little bit happier and a little more satisfied with life by having a nice glass of wine for food, family and friends. Prost!

TASTING ROOM MANAGER

Krista Harker is our Tasting Room Manager. She is hard at work making sure Chateau Bianca’s tasting room is running smoothly, planning events, and taking great care of all our guests. If you see her in the tasting room you will be greeted with a warm smile and great conversation.

VINEYARD MANAGER

Juan Hernandez is living the real life FarmVille dream by being Chateau Bianca’s Vineyard Manager. If you listen closely, you will hear him singing to the grapes along with his radio, as he works hard throughout the year. We are so lucky to have him because there is always something that needs to get done. #1 Goal = healthy, happy grapes. Plus, they don’t comment on his vocal skills.

BOOKKEEPERRosalie McDonough keeps our winery running! She takes care of all the numbers that no one else wants to crunch. Plus, she is the creator behind the amazing Balsamic Vinegar and Grapeseed Oil we have in the tasting room!

TASTING ROOM ASSOCIATE

Carina McGuire is one of our trusted wine pourer extraordinaires in the tasting room. Always on the move, she is tough to keep in one place. Though, she does seem to sit still when wine is involved and loves to have people visit!