Sterling Vineyards

Sterling Vineyards Winery
Sterling Vineyards was born in the 1960s, a time when creativity and entrepreneurial spirit abounded, especially in California. In 1964, Peter Newton, once a paper broker in England, purchased 70 acres of land in Calistoga and became a Napa Valley winemaker. He planted grapes others did not, bottled varietals others did not, and built a dramatic winery with an aerial tramway. His innovations put Sterling Vineyards into the public eye and helped establish the Napa Valley as a premier travel destination.

When Newton began planting his estate, Cabernet Sauvignon was the preferred variety. He planted the esteemed Cabernet, but his decision to also plant Chardonnay, Sauvignon Blanc and Merlot was a bold move. His Merlot vines were the first significant planting of that variety in the Napa Valley. Newton saw potential in the soft, velvety Merlot fruit, and in 1969 he took a chance by releasing California's first vintage-dated Merlot. This decision flew in the face of traditional standards, which held that Merlot was merely a blending grape, and forever changed the perception of red wine. People started to enter a restaurant and ask for a glass of Merlot!

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6 Results
  • Sterling Napa Sauvignon Blanc 2013
    $16.99 $14.99
    Save $2.00 (12%)
    Ships Tue, Nov 25
  • Sterling Napa Chardonnay 2012
    $17.99 $15.99
    Save $2.00 (11%)
    Ships tomorrow
  • Sterling Napa Pinot Noir 2012
    $30.00 $22.99
    Save $7.01 (23%)
    Ships tomorrow
  • Sterling Napa Cabernet Sauvignon 2012
    $32.00 $21.99
    Save $10.01 (31%)
    Ships tomorrow
  • Sterling Limited Release Anniversary Blend 2011
    $26.00 $22.99
    Save $3.01 (12%)
    Ships tomorrow
  • Sterling Napa Merlot 2011
    $21.99 $18.99
    Save $3.00 (14%)
    Ships Tue, Nov 25

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  • Sterling Napa Cabernet Sauvignon 2011
    Sold Out $22.99
    2012 vintage available for $21.99
  • Sterling Napa Chardonnay 2010
    Sold Out $17.99
    2012 vintage available for $15.99
  • Sterling Napa Cabernet Sauvignon 2010
    Sold Out $29.99
    2012 vintage available for $21.99
  • Sterling Napa Merlot 2009
    Sold Out $25.99
    2011 vintage available for $18.99
  • Sterling Napa Cabernet Sauvignon 2009
    Sold Out $29.99
    2012 vintage available for $21.99
  • Sterling Napa Chardonnay 2009
    Sold Out $16.79
    2012 vintage available for $15.99

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