The year 2000 marks the 3rd year our Tasting Room
has been open at 1171 Tubbs Lane. The replanting of the vineyards at Summers Winery/Villa
Andriana Vineyard is complete, and Cabernet Sauvignon will be in the barrels this
Visitors ask us our history daily. Prior to becoming winegrape growers, Beth and
Jim Summers worked in Mortgage Banking and Commercial & Investment Banking, respectively.
They made their home in Marin County and worked in San Francisco for many years.
Beth is from Southern California, and is a fifth generation Californian. Jim is
from Northeast Kansas, yet he has lived in California since graduation from High
We have been growing wine grapes in the California "North Coast" wine regions
since 1987, but our wine heritage reaches back to 1919 in Rancho Cucamonga, where
Beth Summer's family roots began. Our daughter, Andriana (Andie) will be the fifth
generation in the family business. Beth Mazzola Summers' great-grandfather, Ambrose
Mazzola moved to Cucamonga from Sicily, Italy where he purchased land in 1919,
planted vines, grew hearty red winegrapes and made wine for several years with
the help of his several sons.
Summers Wines / P.O. Box 496 / Calistoga, CA 94515 / (707) 942-5508 Summers Ranch--Villa Andriana / 1171 Tubbs Lane / Calistoga, CA 94515