TEMECULA, CA, February 15, 2022— 2022 marks the 25th Anniversary in Temecula Valley for Doffo Winery, the family-owned-and-operated Southern California Winery understood for their premium red wines, on-site vintage bike collection, and distinct red wine experiences. In acknowledgment of the multiple generations involved in the facility and day-to-day operations of the winery, Doffo will present a series of legacy-themed occasions and programs throughout the year, including a limited-edition, collective household white wine, media events, and consumer white wine dinners to commemorate the crucial milestone.
“The message on the back of every bottle of Doffo red wine states: ‘Household unity is our priority, supporting the soils of our vineyards is our tradition, and handcrafting remarkable red wines is our enthusiasm’,” said CEO and Wine maker Damian Doffo. “This objective statement has notified every part of our business since the day we opened. We are looking forward to toasting everyone who made this very first 25 years possible, and can’t wait to see what’s next for the winery and our family over the next 25.”
In 1997, founder and patriarch Marcelo Doffo watched out over a humble parcel of undeveloped land in Southern California’s Temecula Valley, and contemplated his next phase in life. After developing an effective auto repair business, he yearned to go back to his roots and when again cultivate the earth. While he grew up on the family soybean and corn farm in rural Argentina, this venture would have to do with his brand-new enthusiasm: wine making.
25 years later on Doffo Winery has become among the most reputable wineries in the growing Temecula Valley AVA, named among the world’s best red wine travel destinations in 2019 by Red Wine Enthusiast Publication. The winery’s success is in no small part thanks to the vision and effort of Marcelo and his kids Samantha, Brigitte and Damian. The winery likewise houses an impressive vintage motorbike collection and moto-themed wine collection, representing the family’s other enthusiasm, that wine- and moto enthusiasts travel far and wide to experience.
“I purchased some land so I could play in the dirt. I purchased a tractor so I could have fun with the tractor,” stated Marcelo. “When we went to get accredited, we never ever meant to become a huge winery; we simply wanted to make red wine for ourselves. So, it’s a terrific feeling to see how far we’ve come.”
“Father’s tradition is super important to everybody, particularly making certain that we still make him happy,” said Samantha Doffo, who supervises of occasions, tours, and experiences for the winery. “I would like to think that folks who have actually been clients for many years still see a part of my papa in each people. At the end of the day, none of us would be here without his crazy concept, and all we hope for is to continue doing what we love and have the ability to share it as siblings, with our kids, and with everybody that comes to enjoy the fruits of papa’s labor.”
The 25h Anniversary will be celebrated throughout the year, through numerous activations, consisting of:
- The launch of a limited-edition celebratory family wine mix consisting of a custom-etched bottle signed by family members
- A signature media and customer event
- Monthly red wine suppers
- A family retrospective highlighting the Doffo household throughout the years through now
- Social network programs revealing old family photos, essential turning points throughout the years, and nostalgic family moments to show the Doffo’s strong family bond
- Special recognition of long-term/legacy wine club members
“It’s a completely unique feeling to see both generations return to the winery,” continued Marcelo. “As incredible at it has actually been to see the kids run the winery, it’s a lot more so for the grandkids. They are the torch carriers, and the truth that they show up at their age is incredible. I’m really happy.”
To find out more about Doffo Winery’s 25th Anniversary in Temecula Valley, please check out www.doffowines.com.
About Doffo Winery
Established by Marcelo Doffo in 1997, Doffo Winery sits in the hills of Southern California’s Temecula Valley. This household owned and operated winery produces numerous award-winning red wines and has made an outstanding credibility in the area for its Malbec, Zinfandel, Cabernet Sauvignon, Syrah, and its distinct red blends.