Woodward Canyon Winery: winery information
Winemaker: Kevin Mott
Kevin Mott graduated from Albertson College of Idaho with a degree in Chemistry. He began his career in the wine industry in 1986 at Ste. Chapelle Winery in Caldwell, Idaho, progressing from Cellar Worker and Laboratory Technician to Winemaker.
In 1999 he was responsible for the development of Chalone Wine Group’s Sagelands Vineyard in Washington’s Yakima Valley and acted as General Manager and Winemaker until moving to Canoe Ridge Vineyard in 2002. Mott served as Winemaker there, overseeing both winery and vineyard operations. He came to Woodward Canyon in the summer of 2003 as Winemaker.
Annual Production: 15,000 cases
Woodward Canyon Estate Vineyard – 42 acres
Champoux Vineyard (partnership with Andrew Will, Quilceda Creek and Powers) – 175 acres
Grape Varieties Planted