Category: Winemaker

Legends & Mavericks

The people behind the bottle - both past and present.

  • Winemaker

Lorenzo Nerelli (1883-1968)

First-generation winemaker Lorenzo and his wife, Cesarina Nonini planted a vineyard and built their winery in 1917, naming it Templeton Winery. Templeton Winery was the second winery in San Luis Obispo County bonded after Prohibition was repealed in 1934.