About Us

Vintage Cowboy is a family owned and operated winery. The Arnold Family has farmed and ranched in San Luis Obispo County for five generations. Meet the family behind it all…….

Steve and Debbie

Steve and Debbie Arnold planted their vineyard in 1995 and Steve manages all vineyard operations. Aside from overseeing the vineyard, Steve serves on the California State Farm Bureau Board, and the San Luis Obispo County Cattleman’s Board. Steve was also voted Agriculturalist of the year in 1999 by his peers. Steve is surrently serving as the California Cattlemen's Assocation president.


Joey Arnold is the winemaker for Vintage Cowboy. A graduate of Cal Poly, San Luis Obispo, he has been making wine for 20 years. He also oversees the family’s cattle herd and helps with farming on the ranch. Joey also enjoys Team Roping and Golfing. His wife, Jessica, designed the Vintage Cowboy label. They have two girls, Laney and Josie.


Michelle Pascoe manages day to day operations for Vintage Cowboy. If you have questions about wine orders or joining the wine club, THE LOOP, please contact Michelle. Her husband, Ryan, manages cattle operations on the ranch and is also a competitive team roper with his brother-in-law Joey. Ryan and Michelle also have two little girls, Reagan and Emery.