The team is, of course, family and chosen family (friends). The children have helped throughout the years, but are called on every harvest along with any unsuspecting friends to join in the labor of love. In life no matter what the tasks, when you surround yourself with good people, you feel alive and as a by-product, you make delicious wine. It doesn’t hurt that the youngest, Tedi, is enjoying her second year at Cal Poly in the Wine and Viticulture program, and she has a wine nose of an early sommelier or a WSET diplomat.