Napa Valley Vineyards and Wine Guide

I’m going to present to you a Napa Valley Wine Guide that will come in handy if you ever decide to take a trip to that part of northern California.

The vineyards that grow these grapes can be found through out Napa Valley, so I don’t think you can go wrong with any of them, if you’re interested in wine. They will be able to provide you with the days, times and the price.

For those of you who are visiting… add a wine tasting tour to your trip. Make your reservations then go enjoy yourself, because Napa Valley is just too beautiful to pass up.

The Hess Collection Vineyards
4411 Redwood Road

The grapes for their wine is grown in both hot and cool climates… from gentle slops to steep mountains, that can be seen through out Napa Valley.

This winery has discovered what is best for their vines, and will not hesitate to dedicate the time that is needed to produce the wines they are famous for, and because of this, they now have the advantage of developing programs that are specific to each of their ranches.

Hess Select Monterey Chardonnay
Vintage: 2007
Blend: 100% Chardonnay
Appellation: Monterey, California
Release Date: 2009

The Hess Select Monterey Chardonnay is a delicious, medium-bodied wine that smells of citrus and tropical fruit.

Rubissow-Sargent Wines
PO Box 450

This winery enjoys the diverse micro climate of Napa Valley, and because of this, the second generation owners are able to produce single vineyard organic wines that are delicious and easy on the palate.

2005 Rubissow Cabernet Sauvignon
Vintage: 2004
Blend: Cabernet Sauvignon 92%, Merlot 6.5%, Cabernet Franc 1.5%
Appellation: 100% Mt. Veeder, Napa Valley – Rubissow Vineyards
Release Date: 2005

Gloria Ferrer Caves & Vineyards
23555 Hwy Carneros Hwy 121

The vineyards of Gloria Ferrer Caves & Vineyards has been growing on their 335 acre estate for 20 years. This vineyard happens to be the first house to produce a sparkling wine in the Sonoma Carneros area. This vineyard has a history connection to Spain that goes back to the 19th century.

2008 Carneros Pinot Noir Rosé
Vintage: 2008
Blend: 100% Pinot Noir
Appellation: 100% Mt. Veeder, Napa Valley – Rubissow Vineyards
Release Date: 2008
Alcohol: 12.5%
Total Acidity: 0.62 g/100 ml

Beaulieu Vineyard
1960 St. Helena Highway

The Beaulieu Vineyard was started in 1900 by Georges de Latour, a native of France. The vision he had for his vineyard was to produce wine that could equal or surpass the wines of France. Well he succeeded and became very popular when he decided to import rootstock from Europe that was resistant to Phylloxera.

Beaulieu Vineyard Merlot, Napa Valley 05
Vintage: 2005
Blend: Merlot
Appellation: Napa Valley
Release Date: 2005

Summers Estate Winery
1171 Tubbs Lane
Calistoga, CA 94515
Phone: (707) 942-5508
In 1987, Jim Summers started a 28 acre vineyard in Knights Valley. Even though their main grapes were Merlot, they also grew Muscat Canelli, and eventually they were able to produce a beautiful dark skinned red wine by the name of Charbono.

Rose of Charbono 2008
Vintage: 2008
Blend: 100% Charbono
Appellation: Napa Valley
Release Date: 2008
Alcohol: 13.1%
Total Acidity: 0.65g/100mL

I hope you enjoyed the Napa Valley Wine Guide, and I also hope you put this information to good use.