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2017 Winemaker of the Year Cameron Woodbridge

With 3 wines featured in our Top 100 Wines of 2017, Cameron Woodbridge was a clear choice for our 2017 Winemaker of the Year.

Wine isn’t simply a beverage. Wine is a passion, a way of life, of living. The appreciation of wine is something that...

Winemaker to Know: Cameron Woodbridge

Wine isn’t simply a beverage. Wine is a passion, a way of life, of living. The appreciation of wine is something that Cameron Woodbridge was raised with. Growing up around the wine country of southern Ontario in Canada started this journey but it...

Calafia Cellars Delivers Legendary California Wine

Calafia Cellars

Randle Johnson has been working in Napa Valley for 35 years, and is currently a winemaker at Hess Collection. Calafia Cellars is the personal brand of Randle and his wife MaryLee. Made from their own estate grapes blended with...

Featured Wine: Noemi Cabernet

September is California wine month and nothing screams California quite like a Napa Valley Cabernet. This week's featured wine is one we just keep coming back to and it continues to be our number one most re-ordered wine of all time! Vintage...

Featured Wine: Purlieu Cabernet Sauvignon

jjWe are no stranger to this week's featured wine Purlieu Napa Valley Cabernet Sauvignon, previous vintages have landed the top spots of our annual 100 list and winemaker Julien Fayard was our 2016 winemaker of the year. The name Purlieu means...

Featured Wine: Pilcrow Cabernet

This week's featured wine comes from a new producer (both new to us and the winemaking scene) Sara Beer with Pilcrow wines. Although this may be Sara's first foray into winemaking, she is a wine-industry veteran. Raised in the United States by...

Signorello Estate Makes a Cabernet for Everyone

What brought the Signorellos to the Napa Valley was the romantic side of winemaking - growing grapes, working the land, and enjoying the wine country lifestyle of camaraderie, good wine and great meals. While the Valley lifestyle is a very real...

Your Guide to Steak and Wine Pairing

From a thick Filet Mignon to a juicy, well-marbled Porterhouse or New York Strip Steak, American beef can only be made better when paired with the right wine. So whether you are firing up the backyard grill or dining at the local steakhouse here...

The Oakville AVA - Home of the Biggest Names in Wine

EXCEPTIONAL NAPA VALLEY CABERNET SAUVIGNON:

In the very heart of the Napa Valley lies the town of Oakville. Once a steam train stop in the late 1800s, Oakville owes its name to the dense groves of native oak which once blanketed the area. One...