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.
93 POINTS - "Full-bodied and voluptuous!”- Robert Parker, Jr.
95 POINTS - "Full, firm and velvety textured, with mouth-filling black fruits and spicy layers and a very long, perfumed finish.”- Robert Parker, Jr.'s Wine Advocate
92 POINTS - "Succulent, rich and inviting, the 2015 Malbec is another winner from Buoncristiani." - Antonio Galloni, Vinous
Enticing aromas of blueberry, blackberry, dark chocolate, white pepper and exotic spices lead to a fleshy mouthfeel that oozes with yum-factor. Our 2014 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.
90 POINTS - "Balanced and fresh, with plenty to love!" - Jeb Dunnuck
90 POINTS - Robert Parker Jr.'s Wine Advocate - 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.
An irresistible synergy of three varieties - Sauvignon Blanc, Chardonnay, Viognier - blended together create this unique white wine.
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!