Our Team

Meet the talented individuals behind Dog House Wines

Our team is a family of dedicated winemakers, sommeliers, and grape enthusiasts, working harmoniously to bring you the finest wines.

Learn about our shared love for viticulture and the stories that make each bottle a unique experience. Our commitment to excellence is reflected in every aspect of our winemaking process, ensuring that each bottle bears the signature of passion and expertise.

Michael V. Havenese


With a background in hospitality management and a passion for creating unforgettable experiences, Michael ensures that every visitor to the winery is treated with care and attention. 

Grüt Hündehütte

Lead Winemaker

Grüt is a leading force in the world of winemaking, blending tradition with innovation to craft exceptional wines that reflect his deep-rooted passion for viticulture. 

Molly Bhouldoagh

Tasting Room Manager

Molly’s deep knowledge of the winery’s offerings, coupled with her innate knack for storytelling, guides guests through an immersive journey of flavors and aromas, leaving a lasting impression on all who have the pleasure of savoring her hospitality.

Souxsie Xiasi

Wine Club Manager

Souxsie Xiasi, an expert in wine curation and hospitality, leads with flair as the wine club manager of a prestigious winery. With a background in oenology and a passion for connecting people with exceptional wines, Souxsie orchestrates memorable experiences for members of the wine club.