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

Cabernet Sauvignon

TOR 2018 Cimarossa

2018 TOR Cabernet Sauvignon
Cimarossa Vineyard, Howell Mountain

With tremendous dark fruit this vintage, the wine shows notes of blackberry, creosote and lots of deep, dark structure. 260 cases made.

TOR 2018 Oakville

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.

  • 96 points — James Suckling
  • 96 points — International Wine Report
TOR 2018 Melanson

2018 TOR Cabernet Sauvignon
Melanson Vineyard
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This one of the darker Melanson we have ever made yet it still retains the intense mountain driven character that have made this a marquee site on Pritchard Hill. 360 cases made.

  • 98 points — Antonio Galloni, Vinous
  • 95 points — Robert Parker’s Wine Advocate
  • 98 points — International Wine Review
TOR 2018 Tierra Roja

2018 TOR Cabernet Sauvignon
Tierra Roja Vineyard, Oakville
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One of the most seamless Tierra Rojas we have made, this vintage has sweet and supple tannins with a dark black fruit profile. 400 cases made.

  • 95 points — James Suckling
  • 97 points — International Wine Report
2018 BTK Cab

2018 TOR Cabernet Sauvignon
Beckstoffer To Kalon Vineyard
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The incredibly beautiful and intense wine that comes from the hallowed site always amazes us. The 2018 has gorgeous elements of black fruits, earth, and mint with incredible balance, structure and weight. 285 cases made.

  • 98 points — Antonio Galloni, Vinous
  • 98+ points — Robert Parker’s Wine Advocate
  • 99 points — Jeb Dunnuck
  • 98 points — International Wine Review
2018 VHR Cab

2018 TOR Cabernet Sauvignon
Vine Hill Ranch, Oakville
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This silky and seamless Cabernet has incredible depth structure. The 2018 Vine Hill Ranch cabernet is a bit of an homage to the Cabernets of years past with its loamy/earthy profile but has stunning fruit and density. 330 cases made.

  • 98 points — Antonio Galloni, Vinous
  • 98 points — James Suckling
  • 98 points — Jeb Dunnuck
  • 99 points — International Wine Report

Vintner’s Cuvée

TOR 2018 Black Magic

2018 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.

  • 100 points — Antonio Galloni, Vinous
  • 100 points — Jeb Dunnuck
  • 100 points — Robert Parker’s Wine Advocate
  • 100 points — International Wine Report

2018 TOR
Pure Magic Beckstoffer to Kalon
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A true expression of the To Kalon vineyard, this beautiful co-ferment of Cabernet Sauvignon and Cabernet Franc from Premier blocks make a stunning and magical wine. 150 cases made.

  • 100 points — Antonio Galloni, Vinous
  • 100 points — Jeb Dunnuck
  • 100 points — International Wine Report
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2018 TOR
Pure Magic Vine Hill Ranch
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A co-ferment of Vine Hill Ranch Cabernet Sauvignon and Petite Verdot, the 2018 Pure Magic VHR is another simply awesome Bordeaux blend from this singular site nestled up against the western Oakville hills. 125 cases made.

  • 99 points — Antonio Galloni, Vinous
  • 98 points — James Suckling
  • 98 points — Jeb Dunnuck
  • 99 points — International Wine Report

Passion Projects

2017 Petite Sirah

2017 TOR Old Vines Petite Sirah
Palisades Vineyard, Napa Valley

Shows loads of creosote, dark black cherries and black raspberry reduction. The palate shows the slightly lifted acidity and structure typical of the 2017 vintage and an amazingly long finish. 125 cases made.

  • 94+ points – Robert Parker Wine Advocate
Chasing Windmills

2017 Chasing Windmills Grenache
Fulldraw Vineyard
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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

TOR 2019 Carneros

2019 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. 300 cases made.

  • 95 points — James Suckling

2019 TOR Chardonnay
Torchiana, Beresini Vineyard, Carneros Napa

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
TOR 2019 Cuvee Susan

2019 TOR Chardonnay
Hyde Vineyard, Cuvée Susan, Carneros

  • 96 points — Jeb Dunnuck
  • 96 points — Robert Parker’s Wine Advocate
  • 96 points — International Wine Report
TOR 2018 Durell

2018 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
2019 HS Chard

2019 HS
Napa Valley Chardonnay
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The 2019 Hyde Vineyard Chardonnay shows its classic floral nose with honeysuckle, sea spray, lemon curd and tangerine.

  • 96 points — International Wine Report
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