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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: Cabernet Wine Club, Far Niente Events

Truffles have long been prized for their rarity, and for the rich, earthy flavors and aromas they lend to dishes. The 4th Annual Napa Truffle Festival celebrates this esteemed fungus January 17 – 20, 2014, with seminars, wine and food pairings with Michelin star chefs,...

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Categores: Cabernet Wine Club, Far Niente Events

If you haven’t been to the Napa Valley during harvest, here is one more incentive: our second annual harvest party on September 28, 2013 at our sister winery, Nickel & Nickel. We admit, Napa Valley is a wonderful place to visit year around, but the months...

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Categores: Dolce Napa Valley, Far Niente Cabernet, Far Niente Cave Collection, Far Niente Chardonnay

Our gift catalog offers a tantalizing selection of wines from Far Niente, Nickel & Nickel, Dolce and EnRoute. This year, we’ve added a three-bottle Far Niente Cave Collection vertical of the 2005, 2006 and 2007 vintages. Called ‘Age & Beauty,’ the gift is exactly that–a...

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Categores: Far Niente Cabernet

  You know the old joke. The New York tourist stops Leonard Bernstein on the streets of New York and asks him, “How do I get to Carnegie Hall.” He says, “Practice, practice, practice.” One of the great professional pleasures of my wine career has...

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Far Niente and Nickel & Nickel have enjoyed a long, supportive relationship with the V Foundation for Cancer Research. Beth reports on her recent experience at New York Fashion Week, when she hosted the winning bidder of our wineries’ auction lot – which supported the Foundation – plus five friends, for a sneak-peak at what’s ahead in fall fashion.

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What pairs with the month of August? How about Cabernet! We know, you’re probably more likely to reach for Cab in cool weather, but at sister winery Nickel & Nickel, Cabernet is on the mind all year long—especially in August, with the release of the newest vintage.

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