In December, Jennifer was featured on a panel of Sonoma County local leaders and business owners, hosted by the Charles Schulz Museum. They have shared the panel for those who were not able to watch it live. Watch (or listen) as we discuss being women in each respective industries – there’s lots of amazing insights from the other panelists. Thank you Charles Schulz Museum for having us!


We love VinePair for all things industry related. But even if you’re not in the industry, we hope you’ll read this in depth interview Jennifer had with journalist Erica McGrady about her journey as a winemaker, why she makes what she makes, and the future of Raft Wines! Thank you VinePair and Erica for telling our story.

Find the article HERE

We’re thrilled to announce 95 points to the Weed Farms Syrah and 88 points to our Grist Vineyard Syrah from Wine & Spirits Magazine. Look for the whole review in the January magazine or online at Wine & Spirits!

Friend of Raft Wines, Amber Lucas, wrote this insightful piece of the Millennial and Generation Z involvement in the wine industry, and what it means for the future of wine for the Wine Enthusiast. Jennifer is featured via a quote and it’s a great read! Find the whole article HERE.

Bruce Cole, editor of Edible San Francisco wrote some very kind words about a Raft Wines staple wine – our Weed Farms Syrah. Read HERE to see what he has to say!

Thanks to Daedalus Howell for a little Raft Wines shout in The Bohemian! This article lists some great places to eat and drink on the Sonoma Coast. Find it HERE!


Jennifer was visited in the cellar by long time blogger Ken Zinns. Check out what he had to say HERE!


Last year, Jennifer was honored to be on the Wine Women Radio Hour, hosted by Marcia Macomber on KSVY 91.3. They’ve just launched an Instagram, and are now on Radio Misfits as well!

Catch her episode HERE and make sure you follow the ladies on Radio Misfits to hear the episodes every week!

Jennifer was thrilled to get tapped to make a fun wine for the Nocking Point Wine Club! She found some gorgeous Primitivo from the Foxhill Vineyard in Mendocino to make the wine, and is so happy with the result! Nocking Point tapped actress Italia Ricci for the collaboration, officially creating Well Red! Grab a bottle or two from this very exciting wine club.


SevenFifty Daily just covered one of Raft’s favorite groups, A Balanced Glass! A Balanced Glass is a forum to connect global wine and beverage alcohol professionals to share ways to navigate a wine career while maintaining wellness. As part of their Innovators of 2019 series, author , covers why a group like this is important to an often unhealthy industry, and how founders Rebecca Hopkins and Cathy Huyghe  are leading the charge! Raft winemaker, Jennifer, has seen these two in action a few times, and was honored to give a quote about this amazing organization.


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