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Expertly Crafted Independence Day Wines

Categories: Wine Pairing, Wine Tours and Tastings

Independence Day Wines CabernetCelebrating America’s birthday may take shape a little differently this year, however, great food and expertly crafted Independence Day wines are still on the menu.

Whether you’re stuffing lobster rolls, seasoning your tri-tip or going full veggie, elevate your July 4th barbecue with Napa Valley and Russian River Valley wines that match the fireworks of flavors and aromas coming off your grill.

 Masterfully Crafted, American Grown and Made July 4th Wines:

2018 Far Niente Estate Bottled Chardonnay, Napa Valley

The freshest wine and food combos: Husk-roasted corn on the cob, lobster, grilled fish, and all the summer salads

2017 EnRoute Pinot Noir Russian River Valley, Les Pommiers

Pro food and wine pairing tips: Wood-fired pizzas, mushroom flatbreads, and every variety of pork – smoked, pulled, slow-cooked, grilled

2016 Nickel & Nickel Darien Vineyard Syrah, Russian River Valley

Some favorite food and wine pairings: Barbecued spareribs, lamb burgers, and grilled veggie kabobs

2017 Far Niente Estate Bottled Cabernet Sauvignon, Napa Valley, Oakville

Flavor-packed wine and food matches:  Cajun rib-eye, grilled flank steak, tri-tip tacos,  mushroom skewers and juicy burgers with all the trimmings


From the bright, silky fruit of our classic Far Niente Napa Valley Chardonnay to the pure, expressive flavors of our finest Russian River Pinots, discover more of the vibrant flavors we love in Independence Day wines. Explore our full online wine shop here.

Want to taste with us in person? Read about our new standards for prioritizing your health, safety and comfort, then reserve the just-right Napa Valley wine tasting for you. When  you’re ready, we’re excited to welcome you – when you’re ready – with the warm, enchanting hospitality for which we are known. Our lush gardens and unforgettable wines are waiting for you. Learn more here.

American Made Wines Napa Chardonnay

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