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We focus on single-vineyard Cabernet Sauvignon and Chardonnay wines, cuvées and Bordeaux varietals…

Vintner’s Cuvée

2017 TOR
Black Magic

Real magic is in this wine. Magic that can’t be explained or reasoned. Made only in those years when we feel its presence. 125 cases made.

  • 99-100 points – International Wine Report

Cabernet Sauvignon

2017 TOR Cabernet Sauvignon
Beckstoffer To Kalon Vineyard

Svelte, complex, velvety and long-lived, collectable Cabernet from Napa’s most legendary vineyard. Hallmark Beckstoffer To Kalon. 375 cases made.

  • 96-100 points – Jeb Dunnuck
  • 98-100 points – International Wine Report

2017 TOR Cabernet Sauvignon
Vine Hill Ranch, Oakville

Classic, dense, cassis-laden Cabernet from one of Oakville’s most storied vineyard. Single-block bottling from a special old-vine parcel. 200 cases made.

  • 94-97 points – Antonio Galloni, Vinous
  • 95-97 points – Jeb Dunnuck
  • 98-100 points – International Wine Report
2017 Cab Cimarossa

2017 TOR Cabernet Sauvignon
Cimarossa Vineyard, Howell Mountain

Immense, structured and spicy Cabernet from a Howell Mountain volcanic cinder cone at 2,100 feet we’ve loved since 2003. 130 cases made.

  • 95-97 points – International Wine Report
2017 Cab Melanson Vineyard

2017 TOR Cabernet Sauvignon
Melanson Vineyard, Pritchard Hill

Bold, rich, powerful Cabernet with a dense mineral core, from a steep, rocky vineyard neighboring Colgin on Pritchard Hill. 295 cases made.

  • 96-98 – International Wine Report

2015 TOR Cabernet Sauvignon
Herb Lamb Vineyard, Napa Valley

Refined, dense, bay leaf-scented Cabernet, from this lauded vineyard in its own canyon beneath Howell Mountain

  • 94 points – Robert Parker’s Wine Advocate
  • 94 points – Antonio Galloni, Vinous
  • 95 points – James Suckling
2017 Cab Tierra Roja Vineyard

2017 TOR Cabernet Sauvignon
Tierra Roja Vineyard, Oakville

Elegant, silken and perfumed Cabernet, a selection of the most profound barrels from Tierra Roja, neighboring Screaming Eagle. 250 cases made.

  • 95-97 points – International Wine Report

2017
Oakville Proprietary Red

An inimitable blend of around one-third each of Cabernet Sauvignon and Petite Verdot from Vine Hill Ranch with Cabernet Franc. 125 cases made.

  • 94-97 points – Antonio Galloni
  • 97-98 points – International Wine Report

2016 TOR Cabernet Sauvignon
Oakville Hillside, Napa Valley

Rich, Deep, Opulent and dark-fruited Cabernet from Tierra Roja’s steep, rocky hillside terraces directly beneath Dalla Valle. 175 cases made.

  • 96 points – Robert Parker’s Wine Advocate
  • 96 points – Antonio Galloni, Vinous
  • 97 points – International Wine Report
  • 97 points – James Suckling
2017 Oakville Cabernet Sauvignon

2017 TOR Cabernet Sauvignon
Oakville

A barrel selection made to represent a sum that exceeds its parts and embraces the red fruited, softer, juicier side of Tierra Roja. 350 cases made.

  • 94-95 points – International Wine Report

Chardonnay

2017 TOR Chardonnay
Durell Vineyard, Sonoma Coast

Rich, concentrated Wente clone Chardonnay from the legendary Durell Vineyard’s ‘Sand Hill’ portion. 343 cases made

  • 95 points – Robert Parker’s Wine Advocate
  • 95 points – Jeb Dunnuck

2017 TOR Chardonnay
Torchiana, Beresini Vineyard, Carneros Napa Sold out

Dense, textural, vibrant Chardonnay from thirty-year old, dry grown Hyde selection Wente clone vines in Carneros. 375 cases made.

  • 96+ points – Robert Parker’s Wine Advocate

2017 TOR Chardonnay
Reserve, Cuvée Susan, Carneros Napa Sold out

A special selection of our three best barrels from Beresini Vineyard, given an additional six months maturation in French barriques for a total of eighteen months. Unbelievably dense, concentrated and complex. 75 cases made

  • 96 points – Robert Parker Wine Advocate

Passion Projects

2015 TOR Grenache
Palisades Vineyard, Napa Valley

Chateauneuf-like, opulent and red-fruited Grenache from Palisades Vineyard, in its own valley in Calistoga. 200 cases made.

  • 92 points – Jeb Dunnuck

2015 TOR Syrah
Rogers La Herradura Vineyard Syrah, Napa Valley Sold out

Dense, spicy, black-olive scented Syrah from a steep rocky hillside farmed by Jim Barbour. 300 cases made.

  • 95 points – Jeb Dunnuck

2015 TOR Old Vines Petite Sirah
Palisades Vineyard, Napa Valley

Incredibly dark, spicy, dense old vine red from perhaps the best block of Petite Sirah on the planet. 150 cases made.

  • 94 points – Jeb Dunnuck

2014 TOR
Noble ROT Late Harvest Very Limited

Decadent, sweet wine inspired by Chateau d’Yquem, nobly rotten Semillon & Sauvignon Blanc, aged in French barriques.

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