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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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Sep

10

Now Tasting

Categores: Far Niente Cabernet, Far Niente Chardonnay, Visit Far Niente

One of the pleasures of tasting wine at Far Niente, aside from sitting down at a table in the rustic ambience of the historic stone building, is experiencing wines from both the current release and Cave Collection. The cellar-aged wines in our Cave Collection are...

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Categores: Far Niente Chardonnay

Just last week, on September 5, our harvest crew started bringing in perfectly ripe and rich Far Niente Chardonnay—a full few weeks earlier than we’ve seen for the last couple of years! “The summer has been sunny and warm, steadily ripening the grapes, and the...

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Categores: Far Niente Chardonnay, Wine Pairing

These are a beautifully bright and tasty show-stopper. Serve with Far Niente Chardonnay, which offers those hints of honeysuckle and Meyer lemon with bright acidity that never lets the fun stop. You can get monkfish from your local fishmonger. We purchased ours from Monterey Fish...

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Categores: Far Niente Chardonnay, Visit Far Niente

It’s an event we look forward to all summer long: Chardonnay Celebration – a few idle, though well-spent, moments in the shade of the cork oaks with Far Niente Chardonnay. What could be better? It’s a treat for us, too, to share the current vintage alongside...

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Mar

28

Almost Famous

Categores: Far Niente Events

Do you remember the movie, “Almost Famous,” starring Billy Crudup and Kate Hudson, about a high school kid who got his chance following a rock band on assignment with Rolling Stone? He was in love with a groupie who was in love with a real...

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Categores: Dolce Napa Valley, Far Niente Cabernet, Far Niente Chardonnay, Far Niente Gardens, Visit Far Niente

People often share the story of their first taste of Far Niente wine with us. My first time was many years ago during a formal tasting at the private club where I worked in Anaheim that had Far Niente Chardonnay on the wine list. I...

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