Posts tagged: Cattleya

Message in a bottle… Spells… VALUE

Bibiana González Rave is the founder and winemaker of Cattleya Wines. She is also the wife of star winemaker Jeff Pisoni.  Born and raised in Colombia and trained as a winemaker in France, she moved to California in 2007 to settle into making extraordinary wines. In her words: “Since my early teenage years, my dream […]

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A 98 Point Cabernet by Bibiana! ONLY 150 cases produced!

The Nathan Coombs vineyard has been “the” source for some of the best and highest rated Cabernets.  Bibiana Gonzalez Rave-Pisoni was able to source a small amount from this amazing vineyard source and craft it into an amazing wine. As you might remember, she has made some 100 Point Cabernets when she was the Pahlmeyer […]

Friday November 13th, 2020 in , , , , , , , | Comments Off on A 98 Point Cabernet by Bibiana! ONLY 150 cases produced!

A 97 Point “Whale of a Wine” under $80 – TINY PRODUCTION

Bibiana González Rave is the founder and winemaker of Cattleya Wines. She is also the wife of star winemaker Jeff Pisoni.  Born and raised in Colombia and trained as a winemaker in France, she moved to California in 2007 to settle into making extraordinary wines.  In her words: “Since my early teenage years, my dream […]

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Winemaker of Year’s stunning NEW Pinot & Chardonnay releases

  Bibiana González Rave is the founder and winemaker of Cattleya Wines. She is also the wife of star winemaker Jeff Pisoni.  Born and raised in Colombia and trained as a winemaker in France, she moved to California in 2007 to settle into making extraordinary wines.  In her words: “Since my early teenage years, my […]

Monday March 2nd, 2020 in , , , , , , , , | Comments Off on Winemaker of Year’s stunning NEW Pinot & Chardonnay releases

BEST VALUE SAUV BLANC IN THE WEST, by the Winemaker of the Year!

Winemaker of the Year, Bibiana Gonzales Rave writes: “This Sauvignon Blanc is a true expression of the influence of the Pacific Ocean breezes in Sonoma County’s grape-growing region. Zesty and bright, the exceptional intensity of lemon zest, grapefruit, verbena and citrus blossoms aromatics are an impressive aperture to a gorgeous mouthfeel with centered acidity and […]

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A Classic MUST HAVE Chardonnay!

Bibiana González Rave is the founder and winemaker of Cattleya Wines. She is also the wife of star winemaker Jeff Pisoni.  Born and raised in Colombia and trained as a winemaker in France, she moved to California in 2007 to settle into making extraordinary wines.  In her words: “Since my early teenage years, my dream has been to […]

Tuesday June 11th, 2019 in , , , , , , | Comments Off on A Classic MUST HAVE Chardonnay!

98 Point Syrah Sensation

Bibiana González Rave is the founder and winemaker of Cattleya Wines. She is also the wife of star winemaker Jeff Pisoni.  Born and raised in Colombia and trained as a winemaker in France, she moved to California in 2007 to settle into making extraordinary wines.  In her words: “Since my early teenage years, my dream has been […]

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97 Point Pinot Gem – Only 2 Barrels produced!

Bibiana González Rave is the founder and winemaker of Cattleya Wines. She is also the wife of star winemaker Jeff Pisonio.  Born and raised in Colombia and trained as a winemaker in France, she moved to California in 2007 to settle into making extraordinary wines.  In her words: “Since my early teenage years, my dream […]

Friday November 9th, 2018 in , , , , , | Comments Off on 97 Point Pinot Gem – Only 2 Barrels produced!

Value Pinot of the Month

Bibiana González Rave is the founder and winemaker of Cattleya Wines. She is also the wife of star winemaker Jeff Pisoni.  Born and raised in Colombia and trained as a winemaker in France, she moved to California in 2007 to settle into making extraordinary wines.  In her words: “Since my early teenage years, my dream has been to […]

Thursday March 15th, 2018 in , , , , , | Comments Off on Value Pinot of the Month

Sensational 96 Point, 3 Barrel Chardonnay

    The Pratt Vineyard is located in the Russian River Valley, a world-renowned AVA in California. The appellation benefits from a coastal influence and a cold climate, both favorable for making outstanding wines from Burgundian varieties. The vineyard is owned and farmed by Jim Pratt. Only four rows of clone 15 were planted and […]

Monday January 8th, 2018 in , , , , , | Comments Off on Sensational 96 Point, 3 Barrel Chardonnay