RouteStock

California: Napa Valley, United States
California: Sonoma Coast, United States

Biographies

  • Vance Rose, Winemaker

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    Vance Rose is a wine industry veteran of nearly 40 yearswith winemaking experience in California, France, Spain and Australia, and a background in wine retail, wholesale, winemaking and marketing. Ever since trying a great bottle of 1959 red Burgundy when he was 18, Vance has pursued his passion for wine and winemaking in nearly every facet of the industry.  

    In addition to his work in vineyards, wineries, and each step of the three tier system, he is a highly regarded chef, and worked as the front end of the largest cork supplier in the United States. With his varied experience and extensive contacts, Vance is uniquely suited to lead RouteStock’s continued growth and elevation. His connections throughout Napa Valley are an invaluable asset in sourcing the best possible fruit, and he has an unparalleled understanding of the journey each bottle of RouteStock takes from root to glass.  

    Vance Rose, Winemaker