Roots Run Deep Winery was founded in 2005 with the promise of producing unparalleled
wine from the Napa Valley at prices everyone can afford. Grapes grown by
the best producers in Yountville, Oakville, Rutherford and Carneros wine
districts go into making our wines superb in quality and unmatched in value.
Proprietor Mark Albrecht is a 15-year veteran in the wine industry and has
been involved in all aspects of the industry from restaurant to retail, and
wholesaler to supplier. Mark was instrumental in the creation, strategic planning
and marketing of many successful wine brands and brings that passion to
Roots Run Deep. His philosophy is that great wines can be affordable and
Roots Run Deep Winery is dedicated to producing wines that can compete
with $50+ wines for a fraction of the price.
Barry Gnekow, winemaker for Roots Run Deep Winery, is a graduate of UC Davis
and has over 30 years of winemaking experience. A legend in the industry
he has pioneered new and innovative winemaking techniques that result in
wines of amazing concentration, aromatics and flavor. Barry is currently
involved with numerous, highly successful brands such as 7 Deadly
Zins, Old Ghost, Cycles Gladiator, Earthquake and of course,
Roots Run Deep. The San Francisco Chronicle recently (May 4, 2007) hailed
Barry as one of the best consulting winemakers in the industry. With the
numerous accolades and medals earned by his wines throughout the years,
Barry is one of California’s Most Award Winning Winemakers!