After spending 11 years as the quality control supervisor and enologist and another stint as assistant winemaker, Maurine Johnson, a beloved winemaker in the region, was promoted to head winemaker at Ste. Chapelle in August 2011.

By on December 14, 2014

Ste. Chapelle's head winemaker is Maurine Johnson.

About Andy Perdue

Andy Perdue is the editor and publisher of Great Northwest Wine. He is a third-generation journalist who has worked at newspapers since the mid-1980s and has been writing about wine since 1998. He co-founded Wine Press Northwest magazine with Eric Degerman and served as its editor-in-chief for 15 years. He is a frequent judge at international wine competitions. He is the author of "The Northwest Wine Guide: A Buyer's Handbook" (Sasquatch, 2003) and has contributed to four other books. He writes about wine for The Seattle Times. You can find him on Twitter and .

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