Location and Culture
E & J Gallo Wineries, headquartered in Modesto, has winery operations in Sonoma and Napa Valleys, in Livingston and Fresno. Modesto is located in the San Joaquin Valley, which is approximately 88 miles east of San Francisco and 84 miles northeast of San José. Livingston is approximately 45 minutes south of Modesto and Fresno is approximately two hours south of Modesto.
Past students at the Gallo-Modesto project center have:
- Developed wine filtration improvements
- Developed storage tank inert gas blanketing
- Introduced new processes, equipment, and technology for wine carbonation