Jesse Katz, an innovative and acclaimed winemaker, is renowned for his profound understanding of the intricate relationship between nature, science, and the ancient art of winemaking. His passion for winemaking was ignited during his early adventures with his father, photographer Andy Katz, fostering a deep appreciation for the unique essence of every vineyard. Having served as head winemaker at Lancaster Estate, Katz’s handcrafted approach led to the remarkable growth of the Roth Estate brand, accompanied by the accolades of renowned wine critics. Notably, his commitment to sustainability and philanthropy is evident in his support for various charitable causes, including the “Mines to Vines” program. Recognized as a 40 Under 40 Tastemaker by Wine Enthusiast and Forbes 30 Under 30, Jesse’s enological expertise has garnered global attention, earning him a well-deserved place among the stars of the winemaking world.