About John Alan
technology of wine making. As John and Kimiko's love of wine grew, they shared it with family and friends who became regulars on wine excursions to Northern and
By the early 1980's John and Kimiko began dreaming of their own estate winery destination with an elegant, Tuscan style bed and breakfast inn. John's brothers, Steve and Lance, grew to share the dream. The Central Coast's beautiful landscapes were home to a rapidly growing wine region that captured the brothers' hearts.
In 1999 the Ford brothers purchased a piece of property in Templeton, California which was destined to become Moss Lane Estates and John Alan Winery. This 24 acre parcel is currently home to an 11 acre vineyard and a beautiful cut flower garden.