Atalon Winery

To chart a course through Napa Valley is to appreciate what makes this place one of the most diverse winegrowing regions in the world. From high atop Atlas Peak to the rolling hills of Carneros, from the steep slopes of Howell Mountain to the valley floor of Rutherford, wines take on an unparalleled range of terroir expression.

Atalon Napa Valley is inspired by the diversity encompassed within this storied region, and driven by an intrepid spirit of discovery. Our philosophy--a combination of ongoing exploration and uncompromising quality--arises from a deeply rooted relationship with the land. We take a fresh approach, sourcing Bordeaux-style wines from exclusive locations and allowing them to honor their origins with an elegance and complexity that lies at the very heart of contemporary Napa Valley life.

Good food, good friends, and new, multifaceted wines from elite appellations--these are the coordinates of Atalon Napa Valley. The direction you take is up to you.

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Atalon Cabernet Sauvignon 2012
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Tasting Panel 93"Dark ruby color; soft and smooth plum and berry nose; clean and classic with rich fruit and fine structure; velvety texture and a long, deep finish."

Atalon 'Pauline's Cuvee' Red 2010
"Our Right Bank styled blend pays homage to the strength of Atalon's matriarch. e aromas and avors of dark berries, cocoa nib, tobacco are underlined by a ne trace of minerality - a nod to the majestic  geology of Napa Valley and to Pauline's enduring spirit. 77.1% Merlot, 13.7% Cabernet Franc,

Atalon Cabernet Sauvignon 2011
"Brilliant, dark garnet in color. Rich black cherry, blackberry, plum and currant with hints of spice and toast. Sweet oak and cocoa nib integrates into the juicy black fruit. Soft and velvety texture accentuates a luscious, round mouth feel. Great depth of fruit and spice with hints of mineral,

Atalon Cabernet Sauvignon 2010
91  Wine Advocate 
Wine Advocate 91 "Atalon’s 2010 Cabernet Sauvignon is fleshy and generous, with plenty of fruit and terrific overall balance, not to mention considerable early appeal. Hints of tobacco, dried herbs and incense add complexity on the finish. This is a very solid wine for the money. The 2010 is 76%

Atalon Cabernet Sauvignon 2009
90  Wine Advocate 
Wine Advocate 90"The 2009 Cabernet Sauvignon opens with gorgeous, perfumed aromatics. Sweet red berries, flowers, licorice and spices flow effortlessly from this beautifully delineated wine. Bright, floral notes add lift on the finish. This is a terrific wine for the money."

Atalon Merlot 2002
89  Robert Parker 
Robert Parker 89 "There are 8,200 cases of the 2002 Merlot (a French oak-aged blend of 98% Merlot and 2% Cabernet Sauvignon). A sweet perfume of plums, cherries, mocha, and herbs jump from the glass of this opulent, medium-bodied, smooth Merlot. Enjoy it over the next 5-6 years. It is hard to find