' McKahn Family Cellars - Our Winemaker

Our Winemaker

Charles McKahn

With straight Kentucky bourbon flowing through his veins, Charles McKahn has been toiling in the wine industry for over ten years.  A 2011 graduate of Cal Poly San Luis Obispo’s Enology program, he has worked at McManis Family Vineyards and Tolosa.  He was recently the Assistant Winemaker at the historic Chappellet Winery in the Napa Valley and is now head winemaker at William Harrison Winery on the Silverado Trail in St. Helena.

He is a passionate person with a long list of vices, an East Bay sports enthusiast, and an aficionado of heavily garnished Bloody Marys.