I am old school. I am pre-dot-com San Francisco. I am pre-new-ballpark San Francisco. I am the Richmond District. I am the cliffs. I am pre-Embarcadero Hayes Valley. I am tenderloin. Not tenderfoot. I am old school enough that I… Read More ›
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Historic Monte Bello. The Monte Bello Winery. High, high atop Black Mountain, in the northern reaches of the Santa Cruz Mountains, sits the Monte Bello Winery. In sight of the sea when the fog allows, built into the black-molded limestone… Read More ›
Spoiler Alert! This post addresses: #Harvest2013 Winemaking Techniques 2010 Monte Bello ~ Press Fractions. Another way in which we extract complexity without adding artificiality. Proceeding from the belief that the grape itself contains within in it all the native complexity… Read More ›
That’s right, it’s true, we’ve been picking Cabernet Sauvignon from the Monte Bello Vineyards, can you believe it??? This has been a truly unbelievable harvest already, and it’s only the 10th day of September! The Vineyard and Winery Teams have… Read More ›
First, the facts: –We are about to release the 2010 Monte Bello. –You can be amongst the first to try this highly-anticipated – highly-regarded new vintage by attending our upcoming Fall Release Celebrations this weekend and next. –Today is #CabernetDay…. Read More ›
New Monte Bello Vintages? Check! New Release of Lytton Springs? Check! Must be … Fall Release Party!
Fall Release Celebration at Monte Bello Saturday, Aug 31st -or- Sunday, September 1st 11am – 5pm ~ Fall Release Celebration at Lytton Springs Saturday, September 7th 11am – 5pm ~ Oh man oh man oh man oh man oh man… Read More ›