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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
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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
  • 96+ points – Robert Parker’s Wine Advocate

Cabernet Sauvignon

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
  • 95 points – Robert Parker’s Wine Advocate
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
  • 93 points – Robert Parker’s Wine Advocate
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
  • 93 points – Robert Parker’s Wine Advocate

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
  • 95 points – Robert Parker’s Wine Advocate

2018 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.

2017 TOR Cabernet Sauvignon
Beckstoffer To Kalon Vineyard
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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
  • 97+ points – Robert Parker’s Wine Advocate

2017 TOR Cabernet Sauvignon
Vine Hill Ranch, Oakville
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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
  • 96+ points – Robert Parker’s Wine Advocate

Grenache

Chasing Windmills 2017

2017 Chasing Windmills Grenache
Fulldraw Vineyard

Grenache has kept us on our toes for a few decades. We’ve traveled all over California in search of gold like argonauts of old. Or a better image, like Don Quixote we’ve suited up, jumped on our steads, set our eyesights to the horizon and charged. 170 cases made.

Chardonnay

2018 TOR Chardonnay
Carneros, Napa Valley

This wine is from three historic Chardonnay vineyards, the sum of this winemaker’s selection is greater than its parts. Steve Beresini’s thirty-year-old, dry-farmed heritage vines gives depth and texture, Hyde Vineyard’s wind-cooled topography gives minerality and precision, Durell vineyard contributes richness and opulence. 470 cases made.

  • 94 points – International Wine Report
2018 Chard Durrel Vineyard Cuvee Mimi

2018 TOR Chardonnay
Durell Vineyard, Cuvée Mimi, Sonoma Coast

  • 93-95 points — Robert Parker’s Wine Advocate
2018 Chard Beresini Vineyard Cuvee Torchiana

2018 TOR Chardonnay
Beresini Vineyard, Cuvée Torchiana, Carneros Napa

  • 93-95 points — Robert Parker’s Wine Advocate
2018 Chard Hyde Vineyard Cuvee Susan

2018 TOR Chardonnay
Hyde Vineyard, Cuvée Susan, Carneros

  • 94-96 points — Robert Parker’s Wine Advocate

Library Offerings

2016 Sirah Palisades Vineyard Old Vine Label

2016 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 – Robert Parker Wine Advocate
2016 Grenache Kick Ranch Vineyard label
2015 Cab Oakville Hillside

2015 TOR Cabernet Sauvignon
Oakville Hillside, Napa Valley

Library release of this rich, deep, opulent and dark-fruited Cabernet from Tierra Roja’s steep, rocky hillside terraces directly beneath Dalla Valle. 300 cases made.

Torchiana 2014 Label

2014 TOR Chardonnay
Torchiana, Beresini Vineyard, Carneros Napa
Very Limited

Only five cases. This is what I’m drinking at home. Fully mature and very satisfying if you like a little age like I do. – Tor Kenward

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