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prime solumn

Prime Solum Winery

Where Art Can Be Found in the Vineyard and on the Labels The Hills, father and daughter, are artists. Bill (William) Hill started his winegrowing career in 197...
fortunati wine

Fortunati

A Little Bit of Luck and a Lot of Passion The name is apropos. Winemaker Gary Luchtel has long been known as ‘Lucky,’ a nickname derived from his surname and g...
wine access

Wine Access

The Direct Line to Napa's Best Wine For most wine lovers, a visit to Napa Valley comes with the sad inevitability of the return trip home. In other words, e...
Rutherford Wine Vault

The Rutherford Wine Vault

Filling a Niche Lost in Time As their vintner and wine collector clients glide along the iconic sycamore tree-lined driveway flanked by one of Napa Valley’s mo...
O Brien Estate

O’Brien Estate

World Class Wines Since the Turn of the Century As they ready to celebrate the 20th anniversary of their  O’Brien Estate winery in 2020, would Barb and Ba...
TOR Wine

TOR Wines

Giving Great Vineyards the Respect They Deserve Few within the Napa Valley wine industry can claim a resume as colorful as that of Tor Kenward. With a biograph...
Burgess Cellars

Burgess Cellars

Savoring History in the Glass Burgess Cellars is one of Napa Valley’s most historic and revered family owned and operated estates. The vineyards on the estate...
601 Cellars

601 Cellars

Making Old World Wines - California Style It is no secret that Cabernet rules the region in Napa Valley, but for Brian Doody and Laura Larson of 601 Cellars, o...