Posts tagged: Sun Chase

Graceful Pinot Noir by 100 Point Cab Producer

  Located 1400 feet above sea level on the western slopes of Sonoma Mountain, the Sun Chase vineyard is one of the first to emerge from the daily intrusion of fog in the Petaulma Gap, allowing it to capture ample sunlight throughout the growing season. this translates into a pure, fruit driven wine that is […]

Saturday January 12th, 2019 in , , , , , , | Comments Off on Graceful Pinot Noir by 100 Point Cab Producer

Helen Keplinger’s (Carte Blanche) Pinot Jewel

A new edition to the Carte Blanche portfolio, is the 2014 Pinot Noir from Sun Chase Vineyard! This vineyard sits high atop the Petaluma Gap, taking in much of what the Pacific Ocean and sun have to offer. Rocky and gravelly Goudling series clay loam provide the perfect home for the four clones and blocks […]

Wednesday February 28th, 2018 in , , , , , , | Comments Off on Helen Keplinger’s (Carte Blanche) Pinot Jewel

Remarkable Chardonnay by 100 Point Winemaker

Henry Pellet was one of the “engineers” of the Napa Valley. Planting one of the first vineyards in the 1850’s  He was hired in 1959 to make wine from his grapes by John Patchett, one year after Charles Krug started, becoming the second commercial winemaker in Napa!  The vineyard is situated next to the famous Dr. […]

Wednesday September 9th, 2015 in , , , , , | Comments Off on Remarkable Chardonnay by 100 Point Winemaker

Thomas Rivers Brown’s top notch Pinot Noir

When you have two of the best winemakers (Thomas Rivers Brown winemaker at Schrader, Outpost, Maybach, Pulido Walker, Rivers Marie, Casa Piena, etc and Frederic Delivert winemaker at Clark Claudon, Martin Estate, etc.) at the helm one can only expect the best of the best.  These guys have really turned this winery around.  Tamber Bey […]

Friday February 14th, 2014 in , , , , , , , , | Comments Off on Thomas Rivers Brown’s top notch Pinot Noir