Posts tagged: Andy Erickson

People to know… Andy Erickson

by Karen McNeil from   Andy Erickson is the consulting winemaker for Dalla Valle, Arietta, Dancing Hares Vineyard, Mayacamas and Ovid and is the co-owner and winemaker for Favia Wines and Leviathan. After working his first harvest at Stag’s Leap Wine Cellars, Andy went on to study enology at the University of California, Davis, […]

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Screaming Eagle Winemaker’s Stunning White!

Winery Notes: “The Arietta White Wine “On the White Keys” is a blend of hillside Sauvignon Blanc and old vine Semillon. We ferment and age the White Keys for nine months in a combination of new and second-use oak and stainless steel barrels. The label incorporates the manuscript of the Arietta movement from Beethoven’s last […]

Screaming Eagle Value Cabernet

Arietta is the name for wines born of a passion for music. The name Arietta, meaning short aria or art song, expresses our belief that all great wines must sing. Both wine & song should “take flight,” in the course of which the qualities of balance, vibrancy, depth, overtones, and complexity resonate and give us […]

Dalla Valle, Screaming Eagle winemaker Andy Erickson’s Inaugural Release

  Long before the arrival of many wineries, in the early days of Napa Valley viticulture, three brothers settled in what is now known as Coombsville; Antonio, Lorenzo, and Nicola Carbone were the first Italian immigrants to inhabit this quiet, rolling area east of the city of Napa, cultivating their first crops in 1872.  They […]

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Sceaming Eagle Winemaker’s Hot New Cabernet Gem

  Marciano Estate revitalizes a proud winegrowing history that dates back to the mid-19th century. The property upon which their vineyards are planted was part of the Bourn family estate, a country residence for one of San Francisco’s most successful and influential families during the time of California’s Gold Rush. When the Bourns purchased the […]

Screaming Eagle winemaker’s Syrah (Includes $0 Shipping)

Andy Erickson, winemaker extraordinaire with labels under his belt like Screaming Eagle, Arietta,Dalla Valle, Harlan, Ovid, Dancing Hares, Spottswoode, and Staglin does not any intro. He knows the game! He is the game!The eighth offering of the Syrah, Quarzo, hails from Ann Kraemer’s Shake Ridge Ranch. It is a rugged, hilly landscape, imbued with lore of […]

Screaming Eagle’s Winemaker

Andy Erickson has gained a wealth of respect among both consumers and his peers. Andy is not only a great winemaker, most of all he is one of the most likeable guys around.  You can talk to him any time, he’ll never turn his back on you.  That shows in his winemaking skills as well. […]

Screaming Eagle Winemaker’s under $48.00 Stunner!

Andy Erickson has gained a wealth of respect among both consumers and his peer winemakers. Andy is not only a great winemaker, most of all he is one of the most likeable guys around. You can talk to him anytime and he’ll never turn his back on you. That shows in his winemaking skills as […]

Screaming Eagle Winemaker pulls one out of his hat at 1/20th the price!

Andy Erickson does not need an introduction, the man worked with John Kongsgaard, Paul Hobbs, Bob Levy at Harlan Estate, Staglin, etc.  He currently makes Arietta, Ovid, Dalla Valle and of course his own labels Leviathan and Favia.  The Dancing Hares wines have been on fire as of late and this latest release is yet […]

Screaming Eagle Winemaker does it again at a “bargain” price!

Andy Erickson does not need an intro.  His resume is well-known, but for those who are not familiar he is and has been responsible for Screaming Eagle, Favia, Dalla Valle, Ovid, Arietta, Dancing Hares, Mad Hatter,  Staglin, and others.  The fruit for the 2009 Leviathan is sourced from the Favia family vineyards (Andy’s wife Annie’s […]