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When translated from an Italian phrase, ‘Far Niente’ romantically means ‘without a care’. We hope you recapture that essence as you take a behind-the-scenes peek at Far Niente and the fine Cabernet and Chardonnay we produce here in Oakville.

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Categores: Far Niente Cave Collection, Far Niente Chardonnay, Winemaking

2015 Napa Valley Chardonnay

 We’ve spent the past week bottling our Napa Valley Chardonnay here at the estate. With its filler spouts and cork applicators, the bottling line ranks low in terms of glamour and/or romance. Maintaining exacting bottling standards, however, is an essential part of the winemaking process. And,...

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Categores: Far Niente Cabernet, Far Niente Cave Collection, Winemaking

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“Each vintage is our opportunity to make our greatest wine. It’s what drives us each day.“  – Far Niente President and CEO Larry Maguire   After making Napa Valley Cabernet Sauvignon for more than three decades, we’ve learned a few things about crafting “age-worthy” wines.  One...

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Categores: Far Niente Cabernet, Far Niente Cave Collection, Far Niente Events

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Wines were decanted. Glasses were raised. We loved celebrating our newly released 2013 Far Niente Estate Bottled Cabernet Sauvignon with our wine club members and guests. From Lamb Sliders and Soup Shooters (hello Cheddar Cauliflower!) to Mini-Kobe Beef Wellingtons (get the recipe here) Executive Chef Trevor Eliason...

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Categores: Far Niente Cabernet, Far Niente Cave Collection, Far Niente Chardonnay

Far Niente Chardonnay

We’re touring the new Far Niente website in a five-part series. Our redesigned wines and vineyards section highlights the characteristics of our Napa Valley Chardonnay and Cabernet Sauvignon and the vineyards where they are grown. Love Far Niente Chardonnay? Take a look at our Chardonnay...

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Categores: Cabernet Wine Club, Far Niente Cabernet, Far Niente Cave Collection, Far Niente Events

It takes more than a few drops of rain to keep our wine club members away from our annual Cabernet celebration. This was proven true Saturday, February 8, when, next to a wine glass, an umbrella was definitely the accessory of the day. Some might...

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Categores: Far Niente Cave Collection, Far Niente Chardonnay, Far Niente Events, Visit Far Niente

Last Saturday marked our annual Chardonnay Celebration! It was one of those resplendent, sun-soaked days that will be reminisced upon with a warm smile and a slight twinkle of the eye. Our centuries-old winery was alive with the sounds of laughter between friends, music from a spectacular live...

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