Our philosophy is to produce wines that express pure, terroir-driven specificities and characteristics. Wine
style is a combined expression of the fruit, soil, vines and climate.
"As a winemaker, my job is to bring out the best qualities that the vines have provided. I don't seek to make
a style of wine but more so to make wine that sings of it's place, it's history and it's uniqueness. That's my
goal as a winemaker, to make wines that are pure expressions of their environment and not mask it. Wines
with an identity."
-- Winemaker Julien Fayard
To produce the highest quality wines, the origin of quality expressed through the vineyards,
the fruit and very production practices determine a good wine from a great wine.
We wanted to create the highest quality wines representative of our two cultures, French &
American. Emphasis on vineyard selection, farming and fruit maturity is key.
The wines we
produce reflect our dedication to haute quality with expressive layers of details and distinct