The Distillery Todos Santos
La Fuente

The Wine Maker

 

Harold Osborne- Winemaker/Founder La Fuente Winery

 

Education:                          General Courses in Organic Chem & Botany

                                             Fullerton  Junior College, 1967 - 1969

                                             Bachelor of Science in Wine Enology - Summa Cum Laude

                                             California State University Fresno, 1969 - 1972

                                             Masters in Wine Enology

                                             University of California Davis, 1972 - 1973

Research Education:

                                             Experimental Enology Dept - California State University Fresno, 1970

                                             Experimental Winery - University of California Davis, 1973

Professional Affiliations:

                                             American Association of Enologists - Professional Member

                                             California Central Coast Wine Society

Professional Experience: 

                                             1973 - 1981  Schramsberg Champagne Cellars - Napa Valley, California, USA

                                             1981 - 1982  Cape Mentelle Winery - Margaret, Australia

                                             1982 - 1983  Chateau Coutet Barsac - Bordeaux, France

                                             1983 - 1987  Maison Duetz Winery - Arroyo Grande, California, USA

                                             1987 - 2001  Kendall Jackson Winery - Santa Maria, California, USA

                                             2001 - 2014  Salisbury Vineyard - San Luis Obispo, California, USA

                                             2012 - 2015  Establish La Fuente Winery - Todos Santos, BCS, Mexico