Vintegrity is proud to carry several exceptional brands that are owned and operated by inspiring women in the wine and spirits industry!


Patricia Ortiz

Black Cabra – Tapiz – Wapisa – Zolo

Black Cabra, Tapiz, Wapisa, and Zolo are Argentinian wine brands owned by Patricia Ortiz. Ortiz holds degrees in medicine and social psychology and has expertise as an art collector and former nephrologist. She advocates for a blend of artistic and scientific excellence, as well as leading sustainability practices, in winemaking and employs cutting-edge technology across her wineries. At Zolo in Agrelo, Mendoza, and Tapiz in San Pablo, Uco Valley, she leads a skilled technical team, including top Argentine winemaker Fabian Valenzuela and vineyard manager Carlos Correas.


Cheryl Bisbee

Boozy Botanicals

Boozy Botanicals, known for vibrant and unique all-natural syrups, is a local Kansas City business started by Cheryl Bisbee! Her infused syrups elevate cocktails with rich flavors, crafted from fresh ingredients sourced from nearby growers and businesses. Hint: Boozy Botanicals syrups are also great for crafting non-alcoholic treats like smoothies, salad dressings, marinades, and more!


Carol Shelton

Carol Shelton Wines

Carol Shelton is a highly decorated winemaker who began her wine career 35 years ago at UC-Davis, earning a Bachelor’s degree in Enology. After nearly two decades at Windsor Vineyards, overseeing the production of 45 wines annually, she discovered her affinity for Zinfandel. In 2000, Carol and her husband founded Carol Shelton Wines, where she passionately crafts award-winning Zinfandels sourced from vineyards across California. Carol Shelton’s wines are celebrated for their robust flavors and aromas.


Jenni and Marko Karakasevic

Charbay Distillery

Jenni and Marko Karakasevic, owners of Charbay Distillery, inherited the family business from Marko’s father in 2017. They blend European tradition with American ingenuity, passing down their knowledge to the next generation. Charbay’s pioneering spirit shines through with their innovative spirits and wines, including the first 100% fresh fruit flavored vodka in the US and pioneering beer-to-whiskey distillation.


Françoise Frissant

Chateau Coupe Roses

This southern France winery is under the direction of Françoise Frissant. She oversees 143 acres of vineyards and wine production with help from her husband, Pascal, and son, Mathias. These wines reveal a distinctive terroir, born from the perfect marriage of Mediterranean sunshine and crisp mountain breezes.


Elena Brooks

Dandelion Vineyards

Elena Brooks is the founder and winemaker of Dandelion Vineyards in McLaren Vale, South Australia. Growing up in Bulgaria, Brooks spent a great deal of her childhood at the winery her mother worked at, translating for tourists and visiting winemakers. By the age of 16, Brooks was already crafting her own wine. Today, Brooks continues to astound wine enthusiasts with Dandelion Vineyard’s celebration of terroir and fine fruit.


Mike and Anne Dashe

Dashe Cellars

In 1996, Anne Dashe and her husband Mike founded Dashe Cellars on the belief that wine enthusiasts shouldn’t have to trek all the way out to wine country for an authentic experience! The couple works exclusively with small growers in Sonoma, Mendocino, and beyond to produce exceptional wine through traditional, natural practices.


Marie-Ange Robin

Domaine Guy Robin et Fils

Marie-Ange Robin, daughter of Guy Robin, pioneers Domaine Guy Robin et Fils, a renowned Chablis winery. Formerly a distinguished fine art dealer in Paris, Robin transitioned to stewarding the winery, now famed for its ancient Chardonnay vines, some exceeding 80 years old. Embracing natural vineyard management, she cultivates wines of profound depth and allure, characterized by their weighty, textured profiles, a testament to her commitment to honoring the region’s fruit.


Mélanie Pfister

Domaine Pfister

Domaine Pfister has crafted remarkable wines since the era of the American Revolution. The company is now guided by 8th-generation owner Mélanie Pfister. Trained as an engineer and oenologist in Bordeaux and Dijon, Pfister honed her skills through internships at renowned wineries such as Zind-Humbrecht, Méo-Camuzet, Château Cheval Blanc, Château d’Yquem, and Craggy Range, before returning to lead her family’s estate in 2006. The wines produced under Pfister’s direction reflect the northeastern French terroir and family tradition.


Dr. Sonat Birnecker Hart and Dr. Robert Birnecker

KOVAL Distillery

KOVAL Distillery is one of the largest women-owned distilleries in the US, led by Dr. Sonat Birnecker Hart. She assumed the role of President in 2008 and spearheaded the company’s transformation into a renowned global brand. The distillery specializes in award-winning whiskeys, gins, and specialty spirits, prioritizing creativity and organic production.


Robert, Whitney, and Cameron Fischer


Established in 1973, Fisher Vineyards is now overseen by second-generation siblings Whitney, Robert, and Cameron. Whitney Fisher graduated from Princeton University graduate and gained experience in various wine sectors before returning to her family’s winery. Cameron assumed the role of Director of Sales and Marketing, while Robert Fisher, her brother, serves as the CEO. Together, they uphold the tradition of crafting meticulously balanced and timeless wines, ensuring Fisher Vineyards maintains its reputation for excellence.


Lindsey Hoopes

Hoopes Vineyards

Lindsey Hoopes, the second-generation owner, leads the operations at Hoopes Vineyards. Hoopes incorporates pioneering practices across the estate. Before assuming her role at the winery, she gained experience in international logistics and worked in the homicide department of the San Francisco District Attorney’s office. At Hoopes Vineyards, all vineyards are either Certified Organic or actively pursuing certification, reflecting their dedication to environmental stewardship.


Joyce Nethery

Jeptha Creed Distillery

Jeptha Creed Distillery is a family-owned establishment that crafts a range of artisanal spirits under the leadership of Joyce Nethery. With roots in farm life, Nethery’s journey from working on her family’s farm to earning a master’s degree in chemical engineering paved the way for her extensive career in industrial-scale distillation and education. Now, as the founder and master distiller of Jeptha Creed Distillery, Nethery synergizes her expertise in agriculture and chemical engineering to create exceptional Bourbon, vodka, moonshine, and brandy.


Cristie Kerr

Kerr Cellars

LPGA pro, Cristie Kerr, founded Kerr Cellars and formed a team of award-winning wine professionals. Kerr Cellars specializes in boutique Napa and Sonoma county wines with a selection of meticulously sourced fruit from local growers. As a level 1 sommelier, Kerr’s expertise contributes to crafting exceptional wines that are limited only by her boundless imagination.


Kylie Minogue

Kylie Minogue Wines

Kylie Minogue launched her wine company in collaboration with Benchmark Drinks in 2020. The portfolio features 9 incredible wines, like the Prosecco Rosé, which was reported to be the best-selling prosecco in the United Kingdom in 2021 by Nielson Holdings. Her wines have earned two golds from Drink Business Wine Awards and are now available in several countries.


Lisa Laird Dunn

Laird & Company

Laird & Company is one of the nation’s oldest distilleries, first producing Applejack (a staple that is still available!) in the 17th century! Lisa Laird Dunn, 9th generation, is now in charge. To craft their renowned spirits, Laird and Co. exclusively uses fresh Virginia-grown apples. Every step, from crushing and juicing to fermenting, takes place at the distillery.


Lizzie & Melanie Asher.

Macchu Pisco

Macchu Pisco, an acclaimed distillery, is the creation of sisters Melanie and Lizzie Asher with help from their father. Specializing in pisco production, the company combines tradition and innovation to create exceptional spirits that are now enjoyed worldwide. The Drinks International Report released in 2023 named Macchu Pisco as one of the best-selling and top-trending piscos.


Mary J. Blige

Sun Goddess

Sun Goddess Wines is the creation of renowned artist, Mary J. Blige, in partnership with Fantinel Winery. Fantinel is situated in the esteemed wine region of Friuli-Venezia Giulia, Italy. Sun Goddess Wines presents a captivating selection of white and rosé wines with notable expressions of Pinot Grigio, Blige’s favorite wine. Crafted under the direct guidance of Blige and Marco Fantinel, these wines are renowned for their vibrant minerality and refreshing qualities.


Christina Turley

Turley Wine Cellars

Turley Wine Cellars was founded in 1993 by emergency room physician Larry Turley. Now, the oldest of Turley’s daughters, Christina, is the Vice President of the company. She is a Certified Sommelier and passed the WSET Advanced program with Honors. She has also been named both Forbes’ “30 Under 30” and Wine Enthusiast’s “40 Under 40.”



Lucy Pistolas: Mezcal Artesanal

This smooth, approachable mezcal is produced in a female-owned distillery that was founded directly following the Mexican Revolutionary War. It serves as a tribute to the women who played a critical role in the war and showed incredible strength and determination protecting the land where this mezcal is now crafted.



For ordering information or more details about any of these women-owned/operated brands, please contact your Vintegrity representative or send the team a message online!