Ernest is earnest: We focus on sustainable fruit and elegant winemaking, applying a subtle touch to create the purest expression of each and every vintage and the land from which it came.
Ernest is earnest: We make wine because we are passionate about the process, the experience of drinking something wonderful, and the interpersonal connections that can result.
Ernest is earnest: We farm the Earth with respect and patience, treating the soil with the same degree of respect and humility that our families have embraced for generations.
Ernest is earnest: We appreciate those who protect our rights as Americans, and give back a percentage of all profits to veterans of foreign wars.
Perhaps most important, Ernest is Ernest, the patriarch of our extended family, a man who has inspired us with his honor, hard work and heart-felt commitment to his brood. In many ways, he is our muse. And we think he’d be proud of what we strive to accomplish every day.