Rutherford Hill

Nestled high in the Eastern Hills, Rutherford Hill Winery commands a spectacular view overlooking Napa Valley and features one of Napa’s most extensive cave systems. Founded in 1972, it was among the first to pioneer Napa’s premier varietal – Merlot. Today, Rutherford Hill continues its tradition of crafting wines with great complexity and character with 100 percent Napa Valley fruit.

Rutherford Hill Barrel Select Red Blend 2014

This wine is ruby red color with a lively aroma of blackcurrant, blueberry and aniseed. Concentrated flavors of plum, blackberry and dark cherry lead to velvety, round tannins and a bright, long finish.

 
Style
Balanced, Full-bodied
Flavor
Anise, Blackcurrant, Blackberry, Blueberry, Plum
Rutherford Hill Cabernet Sauvignon 2013

This ripe, sleek, elegant wine offers a fruit-forward aroma with bright flavors of dark cherry, plum and cassis. The lush texture and velvety tannins combine for a pleasant, persistent finish.

 
Style
Full-bodied, Lush, Persistent
Flavor
Cassis, Dark Cherry, Plum
Rutherford Hill Chardonnay 2014

Light straw in color, this wine offers a bright aroma of lemon, honey and vanilla with hint of orange blossom. The full-bodied flavor is layered with crisp citrus, vanilla bean and flinty mineral accents, for striking balance and structure.

Style
Bright, Full-bodied, Structured
Flavor
Honey, Lemon, Mineral, Orange Blossom, Vanilla
Rutherford Hill Merlot 2013

This elegant and refined Bordeaux-style Merlot has a rich aroma, with highlights of cherry, chocolate and anise. An abundance of black fruit and spice are backed by balanced structure with silky tannins for a persistent finish.

Style
Full-bodied, Firm, Balanced
Flavor
Anise, Cherry, Cocoa, Plum, Clove
Rutherford Hill Sauvignon Blanc 2012

Crisp and flavorful, this wine has a refreshing acidity with an aroma of orange blossom, melon and lime. The flavor offers layers of Meyer lemon and lime with a tropical pineapple finish.

Style
Pineapple, Lemon, Lime, Melon, Orange Blossom
Flavor
Crisp, Refreshing