Cooper-Garrod Estate Vineyards
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Cooper-Garrod Estate Vineyards: winery information

Cooper-Garrod Estate Vineyards - Santa Cruz Mountains

Winemaker: George Cooper

Winemaker and Winery Manager. Married Louise Garrod in 1941. Educated as a mining engineer, trained as a pilot in WWII, and flew the P-47 "Jug" with the 412th Fighter Squadron in the European Theater. After the war, he pursued a successful career as chief research test pilot for NASA. Wanted something fun to do after his 1973 “retirement”, so planted grapes and set about learning to make wine. Produced a private reserve enjoyed by the family for 20 years before commercial sales began in 1994.

Annual Production: 3,000 cases

Estate Vineyard Acreage
28 acres

Grape Varieties Planted

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Contact Information

Cooper-Garrod Estate Vineyards
22645 Garrod Road
Saratoga, CA  95070-8708
United States

Phone: (408) 867-7116
Fax: (408) 867-4426