Tag Archives: Oakville

A Taste of One of the World’s Rarest Wines: Oakville Cabernet Sauvignon

Oakville Wine Label

Screaming Eagle, Harlan, and Opus One…It’s not everyday you get to sample all the great cult cabernets of Napa Valley. Rarer still, is being able to experience a little taste of all these phenomenal producers (and many others) in a single sip. Always one of the most anticipated tastings of the year, Oakville Winegrowers affords […]

The Oakville AVA – Home of the Biggest Names in Wine

map of Oakville AVA

EXCEPTIONAL NAPA VALLEY CABERNET SAUVIGNON: In the very heart of the Napa Valley lies the town of Oakville. Once a steam train stop in the late 1800s, Oakville owes its name to the dense groves of native oak which once blanketed the area. One hundred years later, the Oakville name is synonymous with excellence in winemaking. […]

What a great week!

This is one of those weeks where you have to pinch yourself when you work here. We tasted an Italian superstar, one of the smalled and most exclusive wines produced in California, and a favorite producer of ours (Parador). What a fantastic way to make a living. 🙂   2013 Oakville Winegrowers ‘Oakville Cuvee’ Cabernet […]