Guide at a Glance
Walla Walla, Washington, United States
Lifestyle, Wine Tour
Anita & Richard Funk are the owners of Saviah Cellars. They are both natives of Motana and moved to Walla Walla in 1991. In 2001, the Funks established a world-class estate vineyard programme. Anna Marie Vineyard began in 2001, followed by McClellan Estate Vineyard in 2003.
Richard is the winemaker and has an extensive background in chemistry and microbiology. His science background complements his winemaking approach and his understanding of the critical processes involved in making exceptional wine. He is committed to producing extraordinary wines combining his superb viticultural experience with traditional techniques of winemaking. He strives to produce top-notch wines with varietal characteristics of unique soils and climate of the Walla Walla and Columbia Valleys. Richard’s knowledge and passion in making wines will surely give you a great wine tasting.