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Kate Upton Adds Wine to Her Résumé

July 06, 2020

With husband Justin Verlander of MLB fame, Upton co-owns Immortal Estate in Sonoma, previously Hidden Ridge. Through travels with her husband, Houston Astros pitcher Justin Verlander, Upton, now 28, grew to love wine. At Auction Napa Valley 2014, she offered to accompany the winning bidder of one lot to a Golden State Warriors championship game; the lot gaveled off for $1.04 million. In 2019, the couple decided to add wine to their résumés, becoming co-owners of Immortal Estate in partnership with friend and Tusk Estates proprietor Tim Martin.