Far Niente, Napa Valley
Producing some of the highest quality wines, Far Niente has been a leading in the Napa Valley for over twenty-five years. With their first Chardonnay vintage in 1979 and Cabernet Sauvignon in 1982, Far Niente has kept true to the philosophy founder of Gil Nickel. With winemaker Stephanie Putnam on their team Far Niente has been reviewed and rated with some of the highest honors of the wine industry. Along with full flavored wines, the grounds of Far Niente are something to be seen and shared, with lush greenery and a majestic setting, one should visit for themselves.
California Wine Country Tours often visit this winery. Check back for detailed information on this specific winery soon. This winery is part of the California Wine Country as well as the Napa Valley Wine Country. Sonoma wineries are not far from this specific winery.
Annual production: 30,000 cases
Wine Specialty: Napa Valley Chardonnay, Oakville Cabernet Sauvignon
Tastings: $50 for 5 wines including current releases and library wines.
Location: Intersection of Silverado Trail and Rutherford Cross Road
Wine country shuttle tours is a California Wine Country Tour service that departs from San Francisco to both Napa Valley and Sonoma Valley. More information about our San Francisco Wine Country Tours are available through this website. Many Napa wineries charge tasting fees, however the fee is sometimes reversed with purchase of a bottle of wine. During your California Wine Country Tour be sure to ask your Tour Guide which Wine Country wineries charge winery tasting fees and which ones do not. A wine country tours is a great way to see all of the important areas of the California Wine Country. Be sure to check your tour schedule to find the best wine country tour time for you. This tour operator is affiliated with other San Francisco Tours. Copyright 2007