Wine Report

  • Ancient Vines Mean Great Wines!
    Our Bridgehead Zinfandel is one of our prized Single Vineyard wines. Hailing from Oakley, CA these vines have quite a long history (literally long: with their roots reaching up to 20 feet underground!). With the average age of these vines at 140 years, they are some of our oldest and produce some pretty powerful juice. So how did these vines survive for so long? Well, a couple reasons. First, they were phylloxera-resistant because they were planted in sandy soil; the phylloxera louse, which devastated…
  • A Cashmere Tale from a Cashmere
    We received the following email earlier this week, and we thought we would share it with you: I wanted to take a moment to write to you and express my appreciation to the Cline Cellars vineyards for your dedication to the Alzheimer's research fund through your Cashmere white wine. I just recently learned of your efforts and wanted you to know how significant your designation is to me personally. As you can see by my last name, your Cashmere wine hits close to home for me. But also, my mother, Rose…