Thunderbolt Winery: winery information
Winemaker: Richard D. Gumerman
Richard, a former I.T. consultant, started a small vineyard in the Lake Wisconsin AVA as a hobby. He grew Marechal Foch grapes for Wollersheim Winery in Prairie du Sac, Wisconsin. Bob Wollersheim encouraged Richard to pursue his new hobby which now has become his passion. Every one of his new wines has won awards at multiple competitions.
Annual Production: 3,000 cases
Thunderbolt Junction Winery offers the “Thunder and Lightning Wine Club”. All future wines are available first to our Wine Club members and then to the public through our Tasting Room, open Friday, Saturday & Sunday 11am to 5pm and Monday through Thursday by appointment.
-- 1.5 acreas of Grenache Blanc
-- 1.5 acreas of Roussanne
-- More plantings coming in the future!
Grape Varieties Planted