Melanie Krause


What is the thing you love most
about Boise?

“Making wine for wonderful people
while living in such a gorgeous land!”

Joe Schnerr

The Husband

If you had a different position, what would it be?

“I would be the greatest break-dancer in the Universe.”

Thing 1 & Thing 2

Quality Control

What do you do at Cinder?

We do whatever we want.

Jamey McReynolds

Cellar Supervisor

Do you talk to the wine when you
make it? If so, what do you say?

“I always talk to the wine, I’m constantly whispering sweet nothings to the fruit.”

Kristen Lawrence

Winery Associate

If you could have any superpower,
what would it be?

“I’d like the power of teleportation so that I can zap myself to Maui whenever I want.”

Riley Gorman


What gets you up in the morning?

“Besides a good cup of coffee, the idea of producing a bottle that someone might choose for a special occasion, like a wedding celebration or proposal. “

Pete Maklos & Jack Suel

Cellar Crew

Our Cellar Crew is made of 100%
USA Grade Renaissance Men.