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Zinfandel Gone Green

In 2018, Biale was proud to be one of the wineries in Napa Valley to receive both the Land and Winery Green certifications where our Zinfandel vines grow in the Oak Knoll District. We feel strongly that abiding by sustainable practices in both our farming and winemaking is the

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Winemaking from old vines

Winemaking from Old Vines Q& A with Winemaker Tres Goetting I know that Biale specializes in old vine wines…why do winemakers think that old vines are better? Wines made from old vines have something special about them; A certain Je ne sais quoi. The wines tend

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BIALE TAKES ITALY!

A Luxurious 8 Day Cruise on the Po River and the Islands of VeniceApril 28th–May 5th, 2019 Verona, Villa Quaranta Tommasi, walking tour of Verona, tasting of Tommasi wines with multi course dinner in the cellar at Quaranta Tommasi.Valpolicella, Albino Armani with Albino and Egle…Soave,

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SPRING SEASON IN THE OAK KNOLL DISTRICT

March 2019 Hard not to talk about the weather these days. I’m really enjoying this big, fat, drought-buster sandwich – with lots of sprouted greens and extra mustard! And, it all tastes even better with this hefty pour of the freshly-bottled, bubble gum-shaded ’18 Rosato

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HARVEST 2018

Pick! Crush! Press! repeat!  Pick! Crush! Press! Repeat! ….ah, harvest…. Some of Biale 2018 is still fermenting and getting pressed to barrels but we can say that another healthy child (on the plumper side for sure!) has joined the family, thank goodness! Let the after-harvest

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Zinfandel For the win!

We are honored to have made James Suckling’s 2018 Top 100 American Wines, and we are the only Zinfandel on the list! Thank you James Suckling for awarding our 2015 Black Chicken Zinfandel 95 points.“Blueberries, slate, citrus, orange rind and raspberry cheesecake. Medium to full body, fine

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