Our premier location and foundation of core family values, has allowed us to produce quality wine for over 100 years. Since 1896, our sustainably-farmed vineyards have produced ripe, expressive fruit, enabling our award-winning wines to speak for themselves vintage after vintage. Our estate Petite Sirah, Pinot Noir, Zinfandel, Sauvignon Blanc and Chardonnay vineyards thrive in the temperate climate of the Russian River Valley, an American Viticultural Area Louis J. Foppiano helped to establish.
2018 Estate Sauvignon Blanc
An invigorating wine with lively acidity and loads of citrus fruit. Aromas of green grass and lime give way to subtle flavors of dried apricot, vibrant Meyer lemon and lime zest on the palate. A refreshing, food friendly wine. View Tech Sheet
2017 Estate Pinot Noir
Our 2017 Estate Pinot Noir shows a depth of color, aroma and flavor to rival the best producers in the Russian River Valley. A beautiful garnet color leads to aromas of red currant, earl grey, cinnamon, nutmeg, and cherry cedar. The flavors seamlessly match the aromatics. This wine effortlessly represents the varietal and our estate’s legacy with its lovely aromatics and wonderfully layered complexity. View Tech Sheet
2017 Estate Chardonnay
Similar to the best Russian River Chardonnays, this wine has conspicuous aromas of apricot, pie crust and vanilla spice. The palate is balanced nicely with earthy mid pallet flavors and fresh fruit and cream in the finish. This is a multi-layered wine. It can be enjoyed slightly chilled before a meal or with any entree where a full bodied white wine is appropriate. View Tech Sheet
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2017 Lot 96 Petite Sirah
Blueberries, dark chocolate and black cherry are the predominant aromatics with a touch of floral and spice. Smooth, fruity and very easygoing with ripe blackberry, plum, blueberry and cherry. Has supple tannins balanced with a strong backbone of acidity and fruit.
2016 Estate Zinfandel
Our 2016 Estate Zinfandel expresses lavish red plum aromas, crushed blueberry mixed with white pepper and cedar. Red raspberry flavors with strawberry, huckleberry and allspice, lead to a balanced wine with natural acidity and soft tannins. View Tech Sheet
2016 Estate Petite Sirah
Dried blackberry, sweet cinnamon, coco powder and a hint of sage show in the aromas. This wine progresses over the palate with dark espresso, raspberry jam, dark chocolate covered blueberries and finishing with perfectly integrated oak spice. Concentrated fruit, balanced acidity and mature tannins will allow this wine to age for 10+ years. View Tech Sheet
2015 Gianna’s Block Petite Sirah
The 2015 growing season, like the 2014 and 2013, was ideal in its abundant sunshine. Gianna’s Block yielded incredibly flavorful fruit this vintage which allowed us to produce a truly world class Petite Sirah. This wine enjoys complex aromatics including lavender, peppery sage and blackberry jam followed by subtle notes of dark chocolate and coffee. The palate is greeted by succulent dark fruit and perfectly integrated and composed oak followed by a long downy finish that is reminiscent of more chocolate and dark roast espresso. View Tech Sheet