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Best Wineries in Yountville

Best Wineries in Yountville

While the Yountville AVA vineyards produce raw material for some of the finest handcrafted wines in the world, it’s no surprise that many of the most admired wineries in the Napa Valley are located here. A unique combination of climate and terroir throughout the...

Handwritten Wines Member Social

Handwritten Wines Member Social

The harvest is complete, the Holiday Season is over, and the New Year has begun. While the activity at the Handwritten Wines never slows, the pace surrounding our boutique winery and the Yountville Community has slowed a bit. January is the best time of year for...

Napa Green Certification

Napa Green Certification

“The greatest threat to our planet is the belief that someone else will save it.” The most successful companies happen to be positive forces in their community that recognize their environmental and social responsibilities. The owners and staff at Handwritten Wines,...

Relié Cuvée Champagne

Relié Cuvée Champagne

While so many regions of France and California’s Napa Valley are universally heralded among the world’s premier wine-producing areas, “linkage” of any kind between wineries in each region is uncommon. But, due to a familial connection between a French-born executive...

Howell Mountain Cabernet & AVA Highlight

Howell Mountain Cabernet & AVA Highlight

The Howell Mountain District AVA, located in the northernmost extreme of Napa Valley, offers unique weather and topographical conditions. Positioned well above the Valley floor and generally above the ‘fog line,” the Howell Mountain AVA tends to be somewhat cooler...

Handwritten Wines Shout-Outs

Handwritten Wines Shout-Outs

While California boasts over 4,300 wineries producing 84% of all U.S wine output, and Napa Valley is home to 450 of those wineries, any boutique winery that receives positive reviews and raves from multiple publications and wine experts must be doing something...

Handwritten Member Circle 2022

Handwritten Member Circle 2022

Besides the excellent wines they receive periodically, Handwritten Wines’ Member Circle members enjoy several delightful benefits, including Complimentary “Classic Wine Tastings” each year and exclusive access to limited bottlings and special events. For October 2022,...

Dessert Wines Highlight

Dessert Wines Highlight

Much attention is paid to identifying the perfect wine pairing for a specific dinner offering. How about discovering which ideal Dessert Wine to enjoy with after-dinner bites or to be sipped by a warming fire on cool autumn or winter evenings? In Napa Valley, where...

Supper Club ~ Lobster & Chardonnay

Supper Club ~ Lobster & Chardonnay

Always focused on the undeniable synergy between excellent food and perfectly paired and handcrafted wines, Handwritten’s Supper Club Series event features a genuinely delightful event for all food and wine lovers. Served in this boutique winery’s comfortable...

Private Events at Handwritten Wines

Private Events at Handwritten Wines

Always on the lookout for ways to please and educate their guests and Members about the pleasures of great food and handcrafted wines, Handwritten Wines presents its new Private Events Program. The brainchild of Resident Chef MikeC, this boutique winery’s latest...

Courtyard Sessions

Courtyard Sessions

Courtyard Sessions LIVE Summer Music Series is BACK! Throughout any summer, the atmosphere of exciting Napa Valley is filled with the sounds of live musical performances. Back by popular demand, Handwritten Wines, a boutique winery in Yountville, is once again...

Pinot Vertical Experience

Pinot Vertical Experience

Pinot Vertical Experience & Sta Rita Hills Vineyard Highlights Different vintages of the same varietal, even if made from grapes of the same vineyard, can offer a notably different tasting experience. Variations in seasonal climate and the winery’s aging process...

Howell Mountain Appellation

Howell Mountain Appellation

The soils, elevations, and microclimates of Napa Valley are uniquely diverse for a region that is only thirty miles long and about five miles across at the widest point. As a result, the area can produce a broad variety of agricultural products, most notably grape...

Heirloom Tomato & Fresh Mozzarella Salad

Heirloom Tomato & Fresh Mozzarella Salad

Heirloom Tomato & Fresh Mozzarella Salad with Balsamic Syrup,  Citrus Olive Oil, & Smoke Sea Salt Serves 6 Ingredients ½ cup              Balsamic Vinegar ½ cup              Sugar 3 large            Heirloom Tomatoes, cut into wedges 1 pint              ...

Beef Wellington Recipe

Beef Wellington Recipe

Beef Wellington Recipe Serves 4-6 Ingredients: 2 tbsp. Unsalted Butter 2 large shallots, minced 2 cloves garlic, minced 1½ lbs. cremini mushrooms, finely chopped 1 tbsp. fresh thyme, minced 3 tbsp. Madeira 2 lbs. center cut beef tenderloin 2 tbsp. olive oil 4 oz. foie...

tastings

Tastings

Handwritten tasting experiences are available 7 days a week from 10am to 4pm by appointment only.

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Member Circle

Become a member of the Handwritten Member Circle for access to limited bottling and exclusive events.

our wines

Our Wines

It’s not just great fruit that makes great wine,  it’s also the care and attention of every hand that touches it.