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Napa Valley Wine California

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One of the world's most highly regarded regions for wine production as well as tourism, the Napa Valley was responsible for bringing worldwide recognition to California winemaking. In the 1960s, a few key wine families settled the area and hedged their bets on the valley's world-class winemaking potential—and they were right.

The Napa wine industry really took off in the 1980s, when producers scooped up vineyard lands and planted vines throughout the county. A number of wineries emerged, and today Napa is home to hundreds of producers ranging from boutique to corporate. Cabernet Sauvignon is definitely the grape of choice here, with many winemakers also focusing on Bordeaux blends. Napa whites are usually Chardonnay and Sauvignon Blanc.

Within the Napa Valley lie many smaller sub-AVAs that claim specific characteristics based on situation, slope and soil. Farthest south and coolest from the influence of the San Pablo Bay is Carneros, followed by Coombsville to its northeast and then Yountville, Oakville and Rutherford. Above those are the warm St. Helena and the valley's newest and hottest AVA, Calistoga. These areas follow the valley floor and are known generally for creating rich, dense, complex and smooth reds with good aging potential. The mountain sub appellations, nestled on the slopes overlooking the valley AVAs, include Stags Leap District, Atlas Peak, Chiles Valley (farther east), Howell Mountain, Mt. Veeder, Spring Mountain District and Diamond Mountain District. Wines from the mountain regions are often more structured and firm, benefiting from a lot of time in the bottle to evolve and soften.

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  • Beringer St. Helena Home Vineyard Cabernet Sauvignon 1999 Front Label
    Beringer St. Helena Home Vineyard Cabernet Sauvignon 1999
    Cabernet Sauvignon from Napa Valley, California
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  • Araujo Eisele Vineyard Cabernet Sauvignon 1999 Front Label
    Araujo Eisele Vineyard Cabernet Sauvignon 1999
    Cabernet Sauvignon from Napa Valley, California
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  • Showket Cabernet Sauvignon 1999 Front Label
    Showket Cabernet Sauvignon 1999
    Cabernet Sauvignon from Napa Valley, California
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  • Harlan Estate (1.5 Liter Magnum) 1999 Front Label
    Harlan Estate (1.5 Liter Magnum) 1999
    Bordeaux Red Blends from Oakville, Napa Valley, California
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  • Abreu Vineyards Madrona Ranch 1999
    Bordeaux Red Blends from Napa Valley, California
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  • Robert Foley Vineyards Claret (signed) 1999 Front Label
    Robert Foley Vineyards Claret (signed) 1999
    Bordeaux Red Blends from Napa Valley, California
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  • Araujo Eisele Vineyard Syrah 1999 Front Label
    Araujo Eisele Vineyard Syrah 1999
    Syrah/Shiraz from Calistoga, Napa Valley, California
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  • Behrens & Hitchcock Ode to Picasso Red 1999 Front Label
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    Other Red Blends from Napa Valley, California
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  • Turley Hayne Zinfandel 1999 Front Label
    Turley Hayne Zinfandel 1999
    Zinfandel from Napa Valley, California
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  • Flora Springs Trilogy 1999
    Bordeaux Red Blends from Napa Valley, California
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  • Araujo Altagracia 1999 Front Label
    Araujo Altagracia 1999
    Cabernet Sauvignon from Napa Valley, California
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  • Bryant Family Cabernet Sauvignon 1999 Front Label
    Bryant Family Cabernet Sauvignon 1999
    Cabernet Sauvignon from Napa Valley, California
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  • Clark-Claudon Cabernet Sauvignon 1999 Front Label
    Clark-Claudon Cabernet Sauvignon 1999
    Cabernet Sauvignon from Napa Valley, California
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  • Shafer Hillside Select Cabernet Sauvignon 1999 Front Label
    Shafer Hillside Select Cabernet Sauvignon 1999
    Cabernet Sauvignon from Napa Valley, California
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