A pioneer

From the mountains of Italy to the vineyards of Paso Robles, Maddalena didn’t just find a new path, she plowed it herself.

Historical photo of baby Maddalena with parents

1922

Maddalena was born in Piedmont, Italy

Historical photo of passenger ship to America

1929

Immigrated to the US at 7 years old

Historical photo of Maddalena and Stefano Riboli on their wedding day

1946

Maddalena and Stefano Riboli married; Maddalena began working at the family-owned San Antonio Winery

Historical photo of Maddalena Riboli selling wine to customer in tasting room

1947

Opened one of the first winery tasting rooms in California

Historical photo of Riboli tasting room workers smiling at camera

1960's

Maddalena and Stefano opened additional tasting rooms in Southern California, eventually reaching up to twelve

Historical photo of Maddalena Restaurant dining room

1974

Maddalena Restaurant opened

Original Maddalena wine label

1983

Maddalena wine label was launched

Rows of lush, green vines in Maddalena vineyard

1986

Maddalena and Stefano purchased vineyards in the prestigious Rutherford appellation of Napa Valley followed by vineyards in Monterey County, CA

Maddalena Vineyard gate

2010's

Maddalena Vineyard was planted in Paso Robles, CA

Riboli family photo with Winery of the Year award

2018

Riboli Family Wines of San Antonio Winery wins Winery of the Year by Wine Enthusiast

Maddalena rose gold package

2021

Maddalena Wines launches rose gold package to celebrate Maddalena Riboli’s legacy

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ESTATE GROWN &
CERTIFIED SUSTAINABLE

The Riboli Family has made a steadfast commitment to producing the highest quality grapes from estate vineyards in two of the most prestigious regions along California’s Central Coast: Monterey and Paso Robles. Our vineyards are meticulously farmed to yield grapes with concentrated flavors and aromas, while our winemaking techniques creates unique wines of the highest quality and character. We pay special attention to the cultivation of our vineyards, confident you’ll taste the fruits of our passion in the complexity of our wines.

 

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