SONOMA COUNTY WINEMAKING AT ITS MOST INSPIRED.


Presenting the 2022 Sonoma County Barrel Auction Lots



Ram's Gate

Lot #55 RAM’S GATE WINERY

“Devil in the Details” is the delicious blend of four vineyards that Ram’s Gate Winery usually reserves for their single vineyard program. It seemed to be a pretty simple premise for this first-ever blend, but merging the personalities…

Lot #56 SEBASTIANI VINEYARDS & WINERY

For the first time ever, Sebastiani has produced an exclusive blend named "1825 Mission Red" as a tribute to their historic Mission Vineyard. This was the very first vineyard in Sonoma Valley, originally planted to the Black Mission grape in…
Thompson31Fifty

Lot #57 THOMPSON 31FIFTY WINES

"Single All the Way" succinctly describes this barrel auction lot with its ONE barrel, ONE clone and ONE vineyard composition. Winemaker Patrick Sullivan selected one new French Oak barrel of Pinot Noir from Goose Vineyard, which is planted…
Rombauer

Lot #58 ROMBAUER VINEYARDS

This is a rare opportunity to explore how vine age affects Chardonnay. Rombauer Vineyards has set aside 10 cases of 2021 Chardonnay from the Sangiacomo family's Home Ranch in the Carneros region of Sonoma County for this "Age & Beauty" barrel…

Lot #59SIDURI

West (Sonoma) County diehards will tell you that every day spent west of Highway 101 is a good one, every day spent west of Highway 116 is an even better one. "West County Cuvée" shows the world why. This blend of vineyards from Green Valley…

Lot #60 ROCHIOLI VINEYARDS AND WINERY, BACIGALUPI VINEYARDS

"Kindred Soil" is a multigenerational collaboration between two pioneering families in the Russian River Valley who have been sharing winemaking knowledge with each other for decades. Tom, Ryan and Rachael Rochioli together with John, Katey…

Lot #61 SOJOURN CELLARS

Only for the Sonoma County Barrel Auction would Sojourn Cellars combine two iconic vineyards and two heritage clones into a once-in-a-lifetime blend! This historical barrel auction lot was created from the Old Wente clone grown in the Durell…

Lot #62 WILLIAMS SELYEM WINERY

There are five established neighborhoods in Russian River Valley: Middle Reach, Green Valley of Russian River Valley, Laguna Ridge, Santa Rosa Plain, and Sebastopol Hills. Each one has a unique soil and climatic influence that creates a signature…
Seghesio

Lot #63 SEGHESIO FAMILY VINEYARDS

"Edoardo's Journey" pays homage to the beginning of the Seghesio family story in Sonoma County and the Zinfandel and Sangiovese grapes that continue to be made into beautiful wines today. In 1895, Italian immigrant Edoardo Seghesio and his new…
Stonestreet Estate Vineyards

Lot #64 STONESTREET ESTATE VINEYARDS

"The Pinnacle" represents the truest expression of Stonestreet’s mountain estate vineyards, meticulously hand-selected and crafted. The most patient collectors will truly be rewarded here as the wine was designed to age for minimum of five…
Reeve Wines

Lot #65 REEVE WINES

Winemaker Noah Dorrance has been enthusiastic about Sangiovese for the past 20 years and it was one of the first varieties he tried his hand at making. After spending much time in Tuscany exploring and tasting, even getting married there, he…

Lot #66KOSTA BROWNE WINERY

Kosta Browne Winery has never before and will never again offer this blend from such an iconic quartet of vineyards. Together, the Treehouse, Bootlegger's Hill, Keefer Ranch, and Gap's Crown vineyards combine to create the "Pacific Cuvée,"…
Three Sticks

Lot #67 THREE STICKS WINES

"Single 667" refers to a single Dijon clone of Pinot Noir-667, known for its small berries and seductive hue, that has been blended from two unique blocks from Gap's Crown Vineyard. This is the ninth vintage of Gap's Crown Pinot Noir produced…
Aperture

Lot #68 APERTURE CELLARS

This barrel auction lot marks the first vintage of Aperture's Cabernet Sauvignon from Farrow Ranch in Alexander Valley. Acquired in 2021, it is the newest estate property for the winery. Winemaker Jesse Katz and the Aperture team have been working…
Twomey

Lot #69 TWOMEY

This unique auction lot is a focused expression of the Twomey estate vineyard, Last Stop, through the lens of the clone 122. Located in the heart of the tiny hamlet of Forestville, Last Stop is a Twomey site in the Russian River Valley. Its…

Lot #70 WALT WINES

The barrel auction lot "Pinpoint Extreme" is a collaboration between the WALT Winemaking team, Megan Gunderson and Alison Frichtl Hollister, and prominent Pinot Noir winemaker Adam Lee of Clarice Wine Co. The trio focused on a unique site for…

Lot #71 SILVER OAK

Exclusively available at the Sonoma County Barrel Auction, "The Big 4" lot was crafted from the top Silver Oak estates in Alexander Valley. All of the sites are sustainably farmed by the Duncan family and include Alexander Valley Estate, Red…