~ the subtle difference in vineyards, vintages, and blends. A wine transcends the sum of its elements through the art of winemaking. From bold to delicate, and all the shades in between, we hope you enjoy the Nuance.

Our Story

Why make our own wine? To have fun and enjoy! We wanted to explore the many facets (Nuances?) of wine making and craft wines to enjoy with our friends and family. Maybe it’s in our DNA–Dan grew up in the heart of Northern California’s prime agriculture land and Ruthann’s grandfather made Zinfandel in his Midwest cellar. Why not make our own wine?

Our wine making journey encompasses the depth and breadth of vineyards throughout the Napa and Sonoma valleys. We started with Cabernet and have added Savignon Blanc, Chardonnay, Zinfandel, and Blanc de Noirs varietals. We blend each vintage to enjoy any time–no need to wait for a special occasion to open a bottle.

Have fun and enjoy! It’s as simple as that!




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