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Donedei is a small boutique winery located outside Olympia, WA, founded in 1997. Total production is between 750-1000 cases per year, depending on the whims of nature.
Donedei WinesP.O. Box 7755Olympia, WA 98507
360-264-8466(Visit by Appointment Only)
Donedei winemaker Carolyn Lakewold has been chosen by Force Majeure Vineyards (previously known as Grand Reve Vintners) to participate in a collaborative winemaking project utilizing fruit from renowned vineyard Ciel du Cheval, located in the famed Red Mountain AVA. Known for her powerfully elegant wines, Carolyn produced the only Merlot in the series. A "dream team" of Washington winemakers was carefully selected to work with the fruit farmed specifically for this exclusive project. The winemakers include Ben Smith of Cadence, Mark McNeilly of Mark Ryan Winery, Ross Mickel of Ross Andrew Winery, and Chris Gorman of Gorman Winery. Available in extremely limited quantities, the wines showcase the finesse, balance and complexity of Ciel du Cheval fruit. Read more...
Information & Ordering: Please use the contact form.To Visit the Winery:(by appointment only)Call 360-264-8466Mailing Address:Donedei WinesP.O. Box 7755Olympia, WA 98507