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Our Process
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We connect great winemakers + designers and provide a bare canvas for these makers to create.

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We bottle each collaboration in limited numbers, sell online, and ship in pairs to you.

Current release

2013 White Blend

64% Sauvignon Blanc,
36% Sémillon

Sonoma County

2

for

$49

title:

YOU & ME

made by:

Helen Keplinger + Erik Marinovich

production:

6 barrels made

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Helen Keplinger has been named a Winemaker of the Year, “California Rising Star,” and “Rhone Ranger.” She handcrafts wines in Napa for several wineries and has her own labels, Keplinger Wines and Vermillion Wines.
Helen Keplinger is an acclaimed winemaker handcrafting wines for Napa wineries and her own labels, Keplinger and Vermillon.
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Erik Marinovich is a San Francisco based lettering artist and designer well known for creating letters, type, and logos for some of the world’s biggest brands. He also lectures, leads workshops, and has published two books.
Erik Marinovich is a SF-based lettering artist and designer known for creating letters, type, and logos for some of the world’s biggest brands.
THE DESIGN STORY >
Our Story

Wine Meets Design

We are winemakers, designers, and lovers of great storytelling. We believe when incredible makers connect, it can ignite the unexpected and inspire others.

Bare Bottle curates the pairing of winemakers + designers. Every collaboration opens a window into our makers’ creative processes, inspirations, and worlds. Each bottle is yours to collect, consume, display, or share.