Posts tagged: Alta

Stunning Cabernet under $40.00

The Alta venture (founded by Fred and Nina Oliai) is located at an elevation of 1650 feet on the eastern slope of the Atlas Peak facing the Suisun Bay to the southeast and the Vaca mountains to the East. At this elevation, the 10 acre vineyard is cooler than Napa in the afternoons, but being […]

Wednesday November 21st, 2012 in , , , , , , , , , | Comments Off on Stunning Cabernet under $40.00

A star is born atop Napa’s Atlas Peak

The Hallmarks of a proven and exceptional vineyard abound here on the eastern slope of Atlas Peak. At an elevation of 1650 feet, this 10 acre vineyard is cooler than Napa in the afternoons, but being above the fog on an east by south-east exposure, the vines enjoy sunshine as soon as dawn breaks. The […]

Friday December 9th, 2011 in , , , , , , , | Comments Off on A star is born atop Napa’s Atlas Peak