When choosing a winemaking team, we sought partners who possessed the rare blend of winemaking passion, bold creativity and exacting standards of excellence. The team of Cary Gott and Kelly DeIanni is as finely balanced as the wines our Knights Valley and surrounding region are famous for producing.
Fourth generation winemaker, Cary Gott, brings his renowned talent and lifelong experience to the team. And Winemaker, Kelly Delanni, adds skill, passion and more than two decades of vineyard and winemaking experience.
If there were a recipe for making a high-profile Napa Valley winery and vineyard, Cary Gott would likely be among the key ingredients. He has been involved in the creation of more than 20 wineries, and he has a history that gives him unique expertise. – Napa Valley Register
Representing the fourth generation of his family in the premium California vineyard and wine business, Cary Gott has lifelong experience in planting vineyards, making ultra-premium wines and building brands for over 40 years.
The Gott Family is also involved in the specialty wine and food business in Napa Valley, Palo Alto and San Francisco with Joel Gott Wines and Gott’s Roadside restaurants, (formerly Taylor’s Automatic Refresher).
Kelly Deianni has over 20 years winemaking experience in the Napa Valley and Australia. She has made wine for a dozen name brand wineries, continuing to hone her skills in her drive for excellence. She and her family share our values in sustainable farming. They spend a great deal of time outdoors working in their family vineyard, and maintaining edible gardens, beehives, and fruit trees.
From our vineyards to your table, our winemaking teams talent and experience is your assurance that every bottle of Lawer Estates wine is unique and memorable.