The Pedigree of

Russian River Valley

While some are familiar with the intricate flavor profile of Pinot Noir and Chardonnay, most are unaware of the grandeur and distinction these wines can achieve in Russian River Valley. Russian River Valley is an idyllic growing region along the northwest coastal fringes of Sonoma County. It’s close proximity to the Pacific Ocean favors a fog-laden grape growing region with redwood forests set as a backdrop. Wines from Russian River Valley are often referenced to as Burgundian in style, as they are among the most captivating of worldly wines with a spectrum of aromatic red and black spices framed with complex minerals and textures.

WINE REVIEWS

  • 2016 Duckhorn Rutherford Cabernet Sauvignon

  • 2016 Round Pond Rutherford Cabernet Sauvignon

  • 2016 Joseph Phelps Cabernet Sauvignon

  • 2016 Stag's Leap Wine Cellars "Fay" Cabernet Sauvignon

  • 2016 Mount Veeder Cabernet Sauvignon

  • 2016 Cuttings Cabernet Sauvignon

WINE REVIEWS

  • Lynmar Estate Winery

  • Dutton-Goldfield Winery

  • Merry Edwards Winery

  • Benovia Winery

  • Dutton Estate Winery

  • Croix Estate

  • Russian River Vineyards

  • Gary Farrell Vineyards & Winery

  • Balletto Vineyards

  • J Vineyards

    Landmark Vineyards

    Christopher Creek

  • MacRostie Winery & Vineyards

  • La Crema Winery

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