Yearly Archives: 2017


Las Brisas Vineyard


Our Vermentino comes from the Carneros growing regions. The vineyard is owned by the legendary Mahoney family, one of the truly dedicated growers and champions of Vermentino in California. Las Brisas Vineyard was named by the family after the winds that drive morning fog into the vineyards and cooling airflow in the late afternoon. The [...]

Las Brisas Vineyard 2017-12-07T19:23:04+00:00

Marcucci Farms


Our Zinfandel comes from a vineyard located just off Laguna Road in Russian River Valley. Owned and loved by the Marcucci Family, this vineyard began six generations ago. Phil Marcucci farms in the Italian tradition passed down through the generations. Always offering up consistent and solid fruit, the vineyard is a mainstay of the Portalupi [...]

Marcucci Farms 2018-07-24T20:35:17+00:00

Shake Ridge Ranch


Our Barbera grapes come from one of the most highly sought-after vineyards in California. Shake Ridge Vineyard is in the Sierra Foothills along a ridge 1,650–1,810 feet above sea level, overlooking the town of Sutter Creek. Renowned grower, Ann Kraemer is one of the most highly respected figures in the wine world. In short order, [...]

Shake Ridge Ranch 2018-01-15T19:00:07+00:00

Dolinsek Ranch Vineyard


In 1996, Jim Dolinsek purchased the 10.5 acres property located on Laguna road that was then planted with apples and grapes. Jim’s father coincidently used to pick cherries on the ranch in the 30’s. The ranch was originally planted by the Frati family which included Old Vine Zinfandel. The vineyard has a rich Italian history [...]

Dolinsek Ranch Vineyard 2018-02-16T17:11:48+00:00