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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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  • Blackbird Vineyards Dissonance 2018  Front Label
    Blackbird Vineyards Dissonance 2018
    Sauvignon Blanc from Napa Valley, California
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  • Provenance Vineyards Rutherford Cabernet Sauvignon 2016  Front Label
    Provenance Vineyards Rutherford Cabernet Sauvignon 2016
    Cabernet Sauvignon from Rutherford, Napa Valley, California
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  • Stags' Leap Winery Napa Valley Cabernet Sauvignon 2016 Front Label
    Stags' Leap Winery Napa Valley Cabernet Sauvignon 2016
    Cabernet Sauvignon from Napa Valley, California
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  • St. Supery Sauvignon Blanc 2018 Front Label
    St. Supery Sauvignon Blanc 2018
    Sauvignon Blanc from Napa Valley, California
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  • Antica Cabernet Sauvignon (Mountain Select) 2016  Front Label
    Antica Cabernet Sauvignon (Mountain Select) 2016
    Cabernet Sauvignon from Atlas Peak, Napa Valley, California
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  • Stags' Leap Winery The Leap Estate Grown Cabernet Sauvignon 2016  Front Label
    Stags' Leap Winery The Leap Estate Grown Cabernet Sauvignon 2016
    Cabernet Sauvignon from Stags Leap District, Napa Valley, California
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  • Corison Kronos Vineyard Cabernet Sauvignon 2015 Front Label
    Corison Kronos Vineyard Cabernet Sauvignon 2015
    Cabernet Sauvignon from Napa Valley, California
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  • Raymond Generations Cabernet Sauvignon 2016 Front Label
    Raymond Generations Cabernet Sauvignon 2016
    Cabernet Sauvignon from Napa Valley, California
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  • Keenan Mernet Reserve 2015  Front Label
    Keenan Mernet Reserve 2015
    Bordeaux Red Blends from Spring Mountain District, Napa Valley, California
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  • Von Strasser Diamond Mountain Estate Vineyard Cabernet Sauvignon 2013 Front Label
    Von Strasser Diamond Mountain Estate Vineyard Cabernet Sauvignon 2013
    Cabernet Sauvignon from Diamond Mountain District, Napa Valley, California
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  • Failla Haynes Vineyard Chardonnay 2017 Front Label
    Failla Haynes Vineyard Chardonnay 2017
    Chardonnay from Coombsville, Napa Valley, California
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  • Heitz Cellar Grignolino Rose 2017  Front Label
    Heitz Cellar Grignolino Rose 2017
    Rosé from Napa Valley, California
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    • WE91
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  • Merryvale Napa Cabernet Sauvignon 2016  Front Label
    Merryvale Napa Cabernet Sauvignon 2016
    Cabernet Sauvignon from Napa Valley, California
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  • Beaulieu Vineyard Rutherford Cabernet Sauvignon 2015 Front Label
    Beaulieu Vineyard Rutherford Cabernet Sauvignon 2015
    Cabernet Sauvignon from Rutherford, Napa Valley, California
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  • Mt. Brave Cabernet Sauvignon 2011 Front Label
    Mt. Brave Cabernet Sauvignon 2011
    Cabernet Sauvignon from Mt. Veeder, Napa Valley, California
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  • Miner Family Napa Valley Chardonnay 2018  Front Label
    Miner Family Napa Valley Chardonnay 2018
    Chardonnay from Napa Valley, California
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  • Textbook Page Turner Proprietary Red 2016  Front Label
    Textbook Page Turner Proprietary Red 2016
    Bordeaux Red Blends from Oakville, Napa Valley, California
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  • Spottswoode Lyndenhurst Cabernet Sauvignon 2016 Front Label
    Spottswoode Lyndenhurst Cabernet Sauvignon 2016
    Cabernet Sauvignon from Napa Valley, California
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  • Stags' Leap Winery Petite Sirah 2016 Front Label
    Stags' Leap Winery Petite Sirah 2016
    Petite Sirah from Napa Valley, California
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  • Heitz Cellar Martha's Vineyard Cabernet Sauvignon 2013  Front Label
    Heitz Cellar Martha's Vineyard Cabernet Sauvignon 2013
    Cabernet Sauvignon from Oakville, Napa Valley, California
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  • Keenan Napa Valley Merlot 2014 Front Label
    Keenan Napa Valley Merlot 2014
    Merlot from Napa Valley, California
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  • Matthiasson Napa Valley Cabernet Sauvignon 2016  Front Label
    Matthiasson Napa Valley Cabernet Sauvignon 2016
    Cabernet Sauvignon from Napa Valley, California
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  • Round Pond Rutherford Reserve Cabernet Sauvignon 2015 Front Label
    Round Pond Rutherford Reserve Cabernet Sauvignon 2015
    Cabernet Sauvignon from Rutherford, Napa Valley, California
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  • Mayacamas Cabernet Sauvignon 2014 Front Label
    Mayacamas Cabernet Sauvignon 2014
    Cabernet Sauvignon from Mt. Veeder, Napa Valley, California
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  • Keenan Chardonnay 2018  Front Label
    Keenan Chardonnay 2018
    Chardonnay from Spring Mountain District, Napa Valley, California
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