Nancy Tenuta

Nancy Tenuta

Tenuta Vineyards (Winemaker & Founder)

Nancy Tenuta graduated from Portland State University in 1981, and after spending a number of years in the business world, founded Tenuta Vineyards in 2002.

Tenuta Vineyards, which is in the Livermore Valley, opened its doors in 2003. It now produces handcrafted varietals that include Cabernet Sauvignon, Zinfandel, Syrah, Petite Syrah, Sauvignon Blanc, Viognier, and a number of blends. Tenuta Vineyards also offers custom crushes, barrel storage, and vineyard maintenance.