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"Our family has grown and vinified grapes for over 25 years. Our passion is evolving our family's legacy with a reverance to tradition, the desire to explore new ideas, and the 'Free Run' to find our own style of winemaking."-- Matthew, Christian and Nicole Moersch
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"Murrieta's Well was originally founded in 1883 with vineyard cuttings from Chateau d’Yquem and Chateau Margaux. During the same era, a gravity-flow winery was built into the hillside adjacent to the property’s artesian well, which was the famous location in the mid 19th century where villagers would gather with whom one considered Livermore's 'Robin Hood', Joaquin Murrieta (hence the name of the winery). In 1990, Philip Wente and Sergio Traverso realized a lifelong dream to revive the historic 92-acre estate. With a deeply rooted history, unsurpassed terroir and a rich winemaking heritage, Murrieta’s Well was reestablished."