Monserate Winery holds 'soft' opening
Owners strives to attain 'world class' facility to preserve Gird Valley
Last updated 10/22/2021 at 4:47pm
Special to the Village News
Monserate Winery is open. Long-time Fallbrook residents Jade and Julie Work purchased the former Fallbrook Golf Course in 2016 for $4.1 million with the desire to preserve the beauty and integrity of the land, dotted with 100-year-old oaks, towering sycamore trees, and tranquil lakes.
After 56 years, the public golf course had fallen on hard times and developers were ready to snatch it for homes. "It would be tragic to turn all this into houses or condos," said Jade Work.
He proposed a winery for the property and for the past five years has worked on...