Naked Winemaker

Timothy Olson



The barrel-aging expert who has helped 500 winemakers make their wine

Years Angel-funded: 2012-18

  • Tim's wines have earned 90+ point scores by just about everybody who knows how to count that high. He's worked the cellar everywhere from Caymus and Acacia to his own wines at Olson Ogden.
  • He's been making wines in Napa and Sonoma for 25 years and was the oenologist for a famous barrel company working with over 500 wineries around California.
  • He knows where the fruit is, he knows how to make it into great wine, and is a pro at making stellar wines without breaking the bank!

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