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.

Pete Maklos & Jack Suel

What you need to know: Our Cellar Crew makes goregous wine and has fun doing it. 

What to do about this: Thank them by buying them a beer!

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. “