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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 Gardens, Visit Far Niente

At this time of year, as the many plants and trees prepare for winter, the Far Niente gardens are a paradise of color and texture. Landscape Designer Daniel Townsend revels in the sights.

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Categores: Far Niente Gardens, Visit Far Niente

Landscape Designer Daniel Townsend is passionate about flowers. He and his team keep Far Niente robed in an array of colors—but doing so requires a lot of planning ahead. And patience.

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Categores: Visit Far Niente

Welcome to our new blog! We decided to change things up a little in 2011 with a new URL and new design. We also have let long-time blogger Dirk Hampson off the hook, freeing him up to focus on the business of winemaking—but we hope to talk him into guest blogging now and then. Why farniente.com/blog?

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