Meet the team behind the wines...


Since 2004, Jean Edwards Cellars has produced wines from some of the Northern California's most notable vineyards. Production is focused on cabernet sauvignon, merlot, malbec, sauvignon blanc and chardonnay bottled under the Jean Edwards Cellars label. Our Rhone wines (petite sirah, syrah and cuvee blends) are produced under our Cooper's Cuvee label.

Focused on quality and customer service, our wines have consistently been well-received by both consumers and industry professionals - and we are honored to have been  selected by Wine Spectator Magazine as "one of twenty new cabernet producers to watch". 

​​​​​​Owners - Karen & John Troisi
Like many of you, we regularly visited wine country for many years and fell in love with the beauty of Sonoma and Napa - not to mention the wines. We started Jean Edwards Cellars in 2004 with one wine (our Stagecoach Vineyard Cabernet Sauvignon from the Pritchard Hill Region of the vineyard)  more...




Winemaker - Kian Tavakoli

Kian has been our winemaker since 2004 - he is a graduate of UC Davis and has nearly 30 years of winemaking experience. He started his career at Opus One and moved on to Clos du Val where he  more...




​Winery Dog - Cooper​​
Meet Cooper our winery dog. Our Cooper's Cuvee wines are named after this handsome labrador retriever and he even has his own website called Cooper's Cuvee. . .


Our Tasting Room Team...


Tasting Room Manager - Jessica Saldana

Jessica was born and raised in Sonoma. She started her wine career at Naked wines, worked at pureCru and at Wines on First in Napa before joining us as our tasting room managermore...

​​​​​​Tasting Room Associate - Melanie Coello

​Melanie joined us having experience in both the wine and hospitality industry. Melanie previously worked for Buena Vista Winery,  and Madrone (Valley of the Moon).

​​​​​​​Tasting Room Associate - Alyssa Howard

Alyssa is the newest member of our team - joining us in May, 2018.  She has a well-rounded background with experience in merchandising and display design, tourism and hospitality. 

 ​You should only make wines you love to drink...

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