We grow a total of 15 grape varieties at Monserate Winery, featuring many Italian varieties. The temperate coastal climate of Fallbrook closely resembles that of provinces in Italy, making it a perfect match for Italian wine varieties.
Justin Mund, a graduate of Cal Poly, San Luis Obispo with degrees in Viticulture and Fruit Science, has had a myriad of experience in winemaking and winegrowing from Sonoma County to the Central Coast and for the past 11 years in San Diego County. Justin has worked with well-known producers ranging from boutique operations to large production, multi-label producers. His 24 years of experience at all levels has played an integral role in establishing his proficiency and philosophy toward winemaking and winegrowing.