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George Bursick – Eagle Mountain Winery Director of Winemaking and one of America’s most highly acclaimed winemakers with the distinction of producing the #1 wine in the world rated by Wine Spectator. “The Eagle Mountain Winery wines will have exceptional power. The amazing quality of the wine we will make at the Eagle Mountain Winery will shock everybody. We are sourcing the best grapes from the finest vineyards in California plus we are growing Cabernet Sauvignon and Cabernet Franc on our South Carolina estate. Additionally, we have designed a state-of-the-art winery to ensure the highest quality of wine on a consistent basis.”


George Bursick
Director of Winemaking

George Bursick’s wines have consistently received the highest praise from wine writers, and his wines are sought after by the world’s premier wine collectors.

“#1 Rated Chardonnay in the World…Top 100 / 18 out of 20 years 90+ scores for Chardonnay”
Wine Spectator magazine

“Pinot Noir of the Year”
Wine Enthusiast magazine

“Highest rated Pinotage ever”
Wine Spectator magazine

“Numerous 92+ scores”
Robert Parker‘s Wine Advocate magazine

“Best of the Best”
California Chardonnays Quarterly Review of Wines

“George is one of California’s most accomplished winemakers who uses his vast experience to embark on innovative winemaking approaches that his peers are not willing to do. The resultant Pinot Noirs have been a revelation.”
Rusty Gaffney, MD, The PinotFile

“Bursick is approaching eminence grise status among California winemakers, yet he could care less at this point about keeping up with trends. In fact, he’s trying to break a few of them.”
Edward Deitch, TODAY