Howell Mountain Appellation

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...
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...
Staff Feature: Rob Lloyd, Executive Winemaker

Staff Feature: Rob Lloyd, Executive Winemaker

Staff Feature: Rob Lloyd The success and future of any winery largely depend on the knowledge, skills, and imagination of the enterprise’s principal winemaker. That’s why boutique wineries like Handwritten Wines of Yountville receives so many awards and accolades for...
Courtyard Sessions: Featuring Lisa-Marie Johnston

Courtyard Sessions: Featuring Lisa-Marie Johnston

Our Courtyard Sessions LIVE Summer Music Series is BACK! Enjoy spectacular wine country evenings sipping the finest Handwritten Wines paired with the beautiful tunes of incredible local musical artists. Lisa Marie Johnston, affectionately referred to as...
Enology and Viticulture

Enology and Viticulture

Enology and Viticulture Consistently high-quality wines do not evolve by accident or a stroke of great luck. From vine to glass, the complex winemaking process demands extensive knowledge and oversight of the entire process, from vineyard management through each...