Humanitas Wines
Drink Charitably!

Our Story

Sometime in 1997, after more than 20 years in the wine business, founder & owner Judd Wallenbrock was working for another winery and dreaming of starting his own (a life long goal). Yet he knew that the industry offers a virtual sea of wine choices to consumers and unless he had a truly compelling point of difference, he just couldn’t justify further muddying the waters. Parallel to this, on a more personal note, he was thinking that he really wanted to do more to help those less fortunate. He really wanted to ‘do something good’ as corny as it sounds. The problem is, volunteering time and money isn’t all that easy sometimes. This was the vision behind Humanitas Wines… LEARN MORE  


Our Team

Judd Wallenbrock


Rob Lloyd


Bay Reid

Tasting Annex Manager

Joel Quigley

Vice President - Marketing Communications

Kit Paquin

Director of Hospitality & Membership

Tracy McArdle

Assistant GM


Carrying a wine industry resume covering nearly every skill in the book, Judd Wallenbrock could do almost anything – so he did! This industry hero is ready to help you change the world one bottle at a time with tasty, value-laden wines from the innovative Humanitas Wine Company.

The origins of the name ‘Humanitas’ stem back to a trip to Florence, Italy.  On one of the many famous carved doors in the city, there is a carving of two monks handing out food.  Above the picture is the word ‘Charitas’.  The word resonated with us, not only for its message, but for the

Judd Wallenbrock, Founder

‘Humanitas’ is the Latin word for ‘philanthropy’, ‘human nature’, and ‘character’ and embraces all that is the company — making great wines of character and donating the profits to philanthropic causes.



Located in southern Napa’s Crusher Wine District,  we host appointment only “Pay it Forward” tasting experiences that feature exclusive tours of our production facility. To book an appointment, please call (707) 253-1405, email or book online with CellarPass.comDrink Charitably! Humanitas Wine Company 25 Enterprise Court Napa,  CA 94558

Humanitas Wine
25 Enterprise Court
Napa, CA 94558

(707) 253-1405

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