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Guests who visit Spring Mountain Vineyard will experience its artisan wines in settings of breathtaking beauty that reflect...
Guests who visit Spring Mountain Vineyard will experience its artisan wines in settings of breathtaking beauty that reflect the history and ambience of a vineyard estate established in the 1880s. Its hillside terraces, historic caves and heirloom gardens still evoke an era when daily life was slow and tied to the land. SMV is family-owned, sustainably farmed and exclusively producing wines from its own vineyards on Spring Mountain in Napa Valley. Hallmarks of its wines are concentrated color and flavor, distinctive varietal intensity, supple tannins, bright acidity and longevity. Its signature wine is Elivette, a Bordeaux-style wine carefully blended for structure, elegance and aging potential. Four tastings are offered, each with different selections of wines, to give guests the option to choose the experience which best suits their interests. • the Classic Tasting, a standing tasting featuring current releases and one library cabernet selection (45- 60 minutes)• the Estate Tasting, a seated experience featuring current releases and one library/rare wine selection or Elivette, our signature Bordeaux-style blend (90 minutes)• the Library Vertical Tasting, a seated tasting featuring a vertical selection of Cabernet (90 minutes)• the Explore Elivette Tasting, our most exclusive tasting, featuring five vintages of Elivette (90 minutes)Tastings other than the Classic Tasting are held in our historic wine caves, in garden settings or in the historic chandeliered Villa Miravalle (subject to availability) and include an informative, guided walk around the estate.Visits are by advance reservation only. Please also note that due to legal restrictions and to ensure an intimate, quality experience for other guests, we request that all members of the party be at least 21 and homo sapien. (Please keep pets at home.)