Angelina Mondavi is at the forefront of a new generation of winemakers in Napa Valley. She began her career at the age of 10 assisting the lab manager at Charles Krug. After graduating from Villanova University, majoring in chemistry, she worked lab and harvest positions in Napa Valley and Barossa Valley. While in Australia, she earned a Master’s Degree in Oenology from the University of Adelaide.
Angelina gained experience with stints at Pine Ridge Vineyards and One True Vine, LLC where she was responsible for Hundred Acre, Cherry Pie, and Layer Cake to name a few.
She also embarked on a joint venture with her cousin, Robert Mondavi Jr., called Fourth Leaf and with her sisters, called Dark Matter Wines. A. Mondavi Consulting has allowed her to focus on projects where Estate fruit is farmed by the owners, allowing consistency throughout the years and an unparalleled purity of the wine.