Our viticultural and winemaking team has extensive experience and a deep understanding of our vineyards. They are the custodians of these vineyards and the grapes they produce.
AS EFFERVESCENT AND AUTHENTIC AS THE WINES SHE CREATES, TERESA HEUZENROEDER IS AN AWARD-WINNING WINEMAKER CREATING EXCEPTIONAL WINES FOR PETALUMA.
Petaluma & Croser Senior Winemaker
Leading the winemaking and winery management for the Petaluma & Croser brands Teresa brings with her an undeniable passion for meticulous winemaking. After more than twenty years perfecting her craft, her approach to winemaking remains unchanged; to create wines with elegance, finesse and balance that convey their sense of place.
Teresa grew up in Adelaide, South Australia and completed a Bachelor Degree in Chemistry and Microbiology in 1991. Working over recent decades for an array of noted wineries, Teresa has built an extensive reputation for crafting elegant white and sparkling wines along with benchmark classic red and alternative varieties.
Taking a holistic, hands- on approach to winemaking and attention to detail for every element of the winemaking process. Teresa is excited by the unique opportunity to continue the evolution of these classic varieties from such a diverse range of distinguished vineyards and regions.