Full-bodied. Concentrated. Opulent. These are some of the descriptors we often hear applied to our wines. However, we also hear the words elegant, balanced, complex. Yes, through hard work in the vineyard and winery, we believe you can have it all, the best of both worlds. Our approach to winemaking is simple, yet difficult. We prefer to intervene in nature’s process as little as possible. We often rely on uninoculated fermentations and use minimal new oak. We rarely fine or filter. However, we are not dogmatic and will intervene if we feel it results in a higher quality wine while still remaining true to the vineyard.

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2009 Vintage

Overall a very strong vintage, especially for early to mid-season ripening varieties. Remnants of Typhoon Melor hit on October 13th dumping up to 10” of rain in some locations but fortunately most fruit (including all our Zinfandel) had already been picked.

Zinfandels
 
2009 Dry Creek Valley Zinfandel
 
2009 Dry Creek Valley "Gold Mine Ranch" Zinfandel
 
2009 Russian River Valley "Carlisle Vineyard" Zinfandel
 
2009 Russian River Valley "Martinelli Road Vineyard" Zinfandel
 
2009 Russian River Valley "Montafi Ranch" Zinfandel
 
2009 Russian River Valley "Papera Ranch" Zinfandel
 
2009 Sonoma County Zinfandel
 
2009 Sonoma Valley "Bedrock Vineyard" Zinfandel
 
2009 Sonoma Valley "Monte Rosso Vineyard" Zinfandel
 
Red Rhone Varieties
 
2009 Bennett Valley "Cardiac Hill" Syrah
 
2009 Dry Creek Valley Petite Sirah
 
2009 Dry Creek Valley Syrah
 
2009 Knights Valley "Pelkan Ranch" Syrah
 
2009 Napa Valley "Palisades Vineyard" Petite Sirah
 
2009 Russian River Valley "Two Acres" Red Wine
 
2009 Santa Lucia Highlands Syrah
 
2009 Sonoma County Syrah
 
2009 Sonoma County "Three Birds" Red Wine
 
2009 Sonoma Valley "Bedrock Vineyard" Mourvèdre
 
2009 Sonoma Valley Petite Sirah
 
 
 

 

 

 

 
   
     
     
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