napa-valley-welcome-sign.jpgPhoto: Stan Shebs CC BY-SA 3.0

Napa Valley's fame is all the more remarkable for having been built over only the last 60 years, as compared with the centuries of viticultural history enjoyed by it's European rivals. Napa has its glitzy tasting rooms and celebrity wineries, but these are only possible because the astounding range of soils, temperatures and altitudes produce some of the greatest wines on earth. Napa is most associated with big, bold Cabernet Sauvignon, but look a little deeper into the woods, higher up the mountain slopes, and farther down the gravel lanes, and you'll discover a world of variety in this small valley in Northern California.

Sterling 2018 Cabernet Sauvignon Vintners 750ml


Aromas of ripe blackberry, pepper, toast and hints of smoked meats are followed by subtle notes of light chocolate mint and vanilla. The palate offers concentrated black fruits, toffee and dark chocolate powder. The texture is full, rich, and soft in the...

Add to Cart

Caymus 2017 Napa Cabernet Sauvignon 750ml


This embraces the ripe, lush style head on, with creamed plum, cassis and blackberry preserve flavors gliding through, showing seamless structure and hefty dollops of mocha and ganache on the finish. For the hedonist crowd. Drink now through 2024. 85,854...

Add to Cart

Hess 2017 Allomi Napa Valley Cabernet Sauvignon 750ml


This wine delivers a robustly rich experience of lengthy appeal. Blended with 12% Petite Sirah, among other varieties, and aged in American oak, the palate shows a wealth of black cherry, cassis and blackberry around toasted oak and a hint of clove...

Add to Cart

Beringer 2018 Main & Vine Chardonnay 750ml


A wonderfully approachable and refreshing wine. Full of lush fruit flavors and aromas, The bright citrus perfectly offsets the honeyed apricot, culminating in a smooth, delicious wine with a lasting finish. A wine that immediately conjures up...

Add to Cart

Coppola 2017 Ivory Label Cabernet Sauvignon 750ml


Classic California expression that offers fruit-forward, multi-dimensional flavours and immediate drinkability. Blend of fruit from appellations as far north as El Dorado and as far south as Paso Robles. Soil diversity helps produce a more complex wine...

Add to Cart

Beringer 2016 Napa Valley Cabernet Sauvignon 750ml


The 2015 Cabernet Sauvignon (Napa Valley) is a tasty entry-level Cabernet from Beringer. In 2015, most of the fruit was sourced from valley floor vineyards, a decision made with the goal of creating a more approachable style than that of the past, when...

Add to Cart

Freemark Abbey 2018 Chardonnay 750ml


The 2016 Chardonnay is scented of baked pears, ripe apples and dried herbs with touches of cedar, cinnamon toast and yeast extract. Full-bodied, rich and with a pleasantly oily texture, it is jam packed with ripe apple and toasty layers, finishing long...

Add to Cart

Togni 2017 Cabernet Sauvignon Estate Napa Valley 750ml


The 2017 Cabernet Sauvignon Estate is one of the more open-knit Cabernets I have ever tasted here. Although the 2017 does not have the depth or dimension of the very finest years, in exchange, it will drink well pretty much upon release, which is highly...

Add to Cart

Togni 2014/2017 Tanbark Hill Cabernet Sauvignon 750ml


[2017] The 2017 Cabernet Sauvignon Tanbark Hill Vineyard is exotically ripe and soft, which makes it a terrific choice for drinking now and over the next handful of years, give or take. Succulent red cherry, kirsch, pomegranate and spice all meld...

Add to Cart

Joseph Phelps 2016 Insignia 750ml


Bottled in January 2019, the 2016 Insignia is a blend of 84% Cabernet Sauvignon, 10% Petit Verdot, 3% Cabernet Franc and 1% Malbec, aged for 24 months in 100% new French oak barrels. Deep garnet-purple colored, the nose is a little reticent to begin,...

Add to Cart

Paul Hobbs 2016 Cross Barn Cabernet Sauvignon 750ml


Medium to deep garnet-purple colored, the 2016 Cabernet Sauvignon Napa Valley features vibrant notions of crushed wild blueberries, black cherries and cassis with touches of cigar box, black tea and wild sage. Medium to full-bodied with a full frame of...

Add to Cart

Robert Mondavi 2016 Napa Valley Fume Blanc 750ml


Intense and mouthwatering, with aggressive green apple skin, saline, honeysuckle and white grapefruit flavors that pack a wallop of acidity and herbal elements, showing plenty of follow-through on the finish. Drink now. 14,848 cases made. —...

Add to Cart