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Anne Amie Vineyards Names Gabriela Vignes Winemaker

Posted on January 27, 2021

(Carlton, OR, January 27th, 2021) ~ Anne Amie Vineyards’ President Patrick Evenson is delighted to announce the appointment of Gabriela “Gabi” Paz Sepulveda Vignes as Winemaker for the acclaimed Willamette Valley winery. 

“We are thrilled to have Gabi as our new Winemaker at Anne Amie. She brings a wealth of winemaking and viticulture experience from around the globe as well as a passion for the world of fine wine,” says Evenson. 

Originally from Chile, Gabi has an Agricultural Engineering degree with a specialization in Enology from the Pontificia Universidad Católica in Santiago, Chile, and an Agricultural Engineering degree with specialization in Viticulture and Enology from the ESA Superior School of Agriculture in Angers, France. Gabi has worked in cellars and vineyards in Chile, France, New Zealand, Australia, and California, before making her home in Oregon in 2016.  

As Winemaker, Gabi will oversee all production and winemaking operations for Anne Amie Vineyards. With two sites, including one of the oldest vineyard sites in the Willamette Valley, Anne Amie is known with great esteem for their Pinot Noir, Pinot Gris, and Pinot Blanc. 

“I am eager to seek all the potential the terroir of Anne Amie Vineyards and the Willamette Valley provides,” says Gabi. “We have a lot of opportunities here at Anne Amie to continue to build on what we have created, and I am excited to be a part of that process.”

Anne Amie is currently open for outdoor wine tastings only, Friday through Monday. To make a reservation, visit or call (503) 864-2991. Anne Amie’s indoor tasting room remains temporarily closed due to COVID-19. Anne Amie currently ships nationwide through their online shop and Wine Club. For more information or online ordering, visit

About Anne Amie Vineyards

Anne Amie Vineyards are located in the rolling hills of the Yamhill-Carlton District and on the steep hillsides of the Chehalem Mountains, both nestled in Oregon’s verdant Willamette Valley. Focused almost exclusively on Pinot Noir, Pinot Gris, and Pinot Blanc, Anne Amie Vineyards also produces a small amount of Estate Müller-Thurgau. The label was established in 1999 by Dr. Robert B. Pamplin, Jr., who purchased and transformed the historic Chateau Benoit Winery; in the process, he renamed it Anne Amie after his two daughters, Anne and Amy. As in 1999, today Dr. Pamplin continues to follow a vision of creating wines of the highest quality that reflect his passion for excellence. Anne Amie Vineyards is proud to be part of the Yamhill-Carlton AVA, and the Chehalem Mountains Winegrowers. To learn more about Anne Amie or Dr. Pamplin, visit or

Region: Oregon
Job Function: Winemaking

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