In our quest for excellence, we focus on obtaining only the best fruit possible for our specific wine programs through careful vineyard block selection and precise viticultural practices. To ensure the highest quality wine at Buoncristiani, we encourage controlled stress in the vineyard to produce low yielding, concentrated, and balanced fruit full of flavor and varietal expression. Once our grapes reach full maturity, carefully decided by our palates, we harness this inherent potential from the vineyard to the bottle through meticulous tracking and blending of each promising component. We strive to create optimum complexity while retaining balance, varietal character, and superior quality.
92 Points - "Fleshy and seductive" - Wine Advocate - Robert Parker, Jr.
Not yet rated - Previous vintage rated 95 Points and described as "flawlessly constructed" by Robert Parker, Jr.
96 Points - "Stunning effort...gorgeous." - Robert Parker, Jr.
Not yet rated - Previous vintage rated 93+ Points by Antonio Galloni
Enticing aromas of blueberry, blackberry, dark chocolate, white pepper and exotic spices lead to a fleshy mouthfeel that oozes with yum-factor. Our 2010 Napa Valley Syrah promises to deliver a smile after each sip.
Handcrafted in boutique collector amounts our version of this rare, dry Italian varietal is intensely flavored yet supple and focused, making it not only a crowd pleaser, but also a great food companion. Only 140 cases were crafted!
A synergy of three varieties blended together to create this unique white wine: 42% Sauvignon Blanc, 28% Chardonnay, 30% Viognier.
Complex aromas of ripe ruby grapefruit and jalapeño jam lead way to layered flavors of mango, honeysuckle and vanilla wafer. Zesty citrus flavors, tropical fruit and ultra bright acidity linger in the crisp, clean finish.
93 POINTS - Wine Spectator - Sourced from famed Hyde Vineyards, Stagecoach Vineyards and Pahlmeyer's Waters Ranch this exceptional fruit driven Chardonnay was handcrafted in boutique collector amounts. Only 350 cases were handcrafted.
Our dry, crisp, & fruit forward Rosato is simply delicious and the perfect wine for any and all occasions. Enjoy it poolside, deck-side, and BBQ-side!
Harvested from estate grown 150-year-old olive trees this bright green extra virgin oil bursts forth with aromas and flavors of cut grass, green tomatoes, artichoke, melon, almond, and green tea that richly coats the mouth and finishes with a green pepper spiciness.