Grgich Hills Estate

Grgich Hills Estate is an iconic Napa Valley winery, consistently producing wines of the highest quality. Vintners Hall of Fame inductee Miljenko "Mike" Grgich first earned world-wide recognition when the 1973 Chateau Montelena Chardonnay he crafted won the 1976 Paris Tasting, beating the best of France and revolutionizing the wine world. Mike then partnered with Austin Hills to open their family owned and operated winery in 1977.
Committed to natural winegrowing and sustainability, we farm five estate vineyards without artificial pesticides or herbicides, rely on wild yeast fermentation and use our passion and art to handcraft food-friendly, balanced and elegant wines.

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Grgich Hills Cabernet Sauvignon 2014
91  Wine & Spirits 
Wine & Spirits 91 points  Most of this wine comes from Yountville, with contributions from Rutherford and Calistoga as well. The freshness of Yountville is there in the front of the wine, fragrant, herbal and refined. Then there’s full ripeness that brings depth to the flavors and juicy tannins to
Item Number: 31269
Bottle:$58.95
Case: $707.40
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Grgich Hills Fume Blanc 2015
Winereviewonline 95 June 1, 2018  From cool American Canyon and Carneros vineyards in the southern tip of Napa Valley. About 80% of our Sauvignon Blanc is planted to the Musqué clone, which provides elegant floral aromatics. We ferment 80% of the grapes in foudres, large French oak casks, with
Item Number: 30345
Bottle:$24.95
Case: $299.40
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Grgich Hills Estate 40 Yr Anniv Chardonnay 2014
100% Chardonnay Fermented and aged 10 months Type of oak ......60-gallon French oak; 70% new barrels; 30% neutral barrels  We’re celebrating our 40th anniversary with a special bottling of the varietal that made Miljenko “Mike” Grgich famous - Chardonnay! This limited-production, elegant
Item Number: 29235
Bottle:$49.95
Case: $599.40
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Grgich Hills Estate Merlot 2014
100% Merlot 18 months in oak ......French oak 60-gallon barrels; 30% new; 70% neutral  This is a Cabernet lover’s Merlot! Its bright flavors of strawberries, cherries, licorice and a hint of coffee are wrapped in a velvety texture that keep your taste buds asking for more! The wine’s firm tannins
Item Number: 29234
Bottle:$34.95
Case: $419.40
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Grgich Hills Chardonnay 2014
Miljenko “Mike” Grgich first gained international recognition at the celebrated “Paris Tasting” of 1976. Then, in a now-historic blind tasting, a panel of eminent French judges swirled, sniffed, and sipped an array of the fabled white Burgundies of France and a small sampling of upstart Chardonnays
Item Number: 28515
Bottle:$39.95
Case: $479.40
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Grgich Hills Cabernet Sauvignon 2013
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93  James Suckling 
Wine Review Online 96 This wine shows the beauty of Napa Valley Cabernet. Not bigger, but just a more muscular style of Cabernet Sauvignon than is the norm, the 2013 Grgich Hills Estate Cabernet Sauvignon has extraordinary finesse. It’s truly an iron fist in a velvet glove. It conveys a gorgeous
Item Number: 25890
Bottle:$54.95
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Grgich Hills Zinfandel 2012
90  Wine Enthusiast 
Wine Enthusiast 90 "This is an exuberantly fruity, spicy and robust wine, speckled with 2% Petite Sirah. Dark and full of red berry flavor, the palate is dusted in brown sugar and black pepper. Ripe and concentrated, it drinks smooth and elegant despite its serious power." —V.B.   Vintage: We
Item Number: 25889
Bottle:$32.95
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Grgich Hills Zinfandel 2013
Winemaker's notes: The severe drought of this vintage produced small berries and clusters, enhancing the color and concentrating the flavors. The result was a wine with the rare blend of both power and elegance.   Vintage: The 2013 vintage was nearly perfect, with consistent sunshine and moderate

Grgich Hills Fume Blanc 2014
91  Wine Enthusiast 
Wine Enthusiast 91 Dark golden-hay in color, this white was fermented mostly in 900-gallon French oak foudres, with the remainder fermented in smaller French oak barrels. Nutty lime and gooseberry provide intrigue and saltiness against bright acidity, making for a complex and compelling impression

Grgich Hills Chardonnay 2013
90  Wine Spectator 
Wine Spectator 90 "Smooth and mellow with ripe pear, tropical fruit and good acid structure; minerals and good balance; long and stylish."-WS  "Miljenko “Mike” Grgich has been called “The King of Chardonnay” since the winery began in 1977, and you can taste why in this classically-styled wine. We

Grgich Hills Zinfandel 2011
"Grgich Hills co-fermented the Zinfandel with a touch of Petite Sirah to add complexity and structure, and then aged the wine in large oak casks so the flavors are well integrated but not overwhelmed by oak. This food-friendly Zinfandel's pure flavors of strawberries, raspberries, and a hint of

Grgich Hills Chardonnay 2012
"Milijenko "Mike" Grgich has been called "The King of Chardonnay" since the winery began in 1977, and you can taste why in this classically-styled wine. We did not allow the Chardonnay to undergo malolactic fermentation, preserving its natural acidity. The wine displays crisp Fuji apple, honeydew

Grgich Hills Cabernet Sauvignon 2012
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92  James Suckling 
James Suckling 92 "A solid red with black currant and berry character. Full body, round and velvety tannins and a pure and delicious fruit. So right now. Made from organically grown grapes."~JS  "Mike Grgich first gained international recognition at the celebrated "Paris Tasting" of 1976 in

Grgich Hills Fume Blanc 2013
92  Wine & Spirits 
Wine & Spirits 92   "Ivo Jeramaz, Mike Grgich’s nephew, grows this wine at estate vineyards in American Canyon and Carneros, where most of his sauvignon vines are the musqué clone. He ferments it in foudres, with a small portion in older French oak barrels. That oak is evident in a vanillin scent

Grgich Hills Cabernet Sauvignon 2011
89  Wine Enthusiast 
Wine Enthusiast 89"This is a classic Napa Valley floor Cabernet, enhanced with handfuls of Petit Verdot and Merlot. Dusty in red currant and herb, it offers mellowed tannins and a peppery underbelly."~VB

Grgich Hills Chardonnay 2011
88  Wine Spectator 
Wine Spectator 88"Tight and Chablis-like, with a core of lime, grapefruit and flinty green apple notes. Cleansing on the finish. Drink now through 2020."~JL

Grgich Hills Fume Blanc 2012
90  Wine Enthusiast 
Wine Enthusiast 90 " Like the label says, this wine is absolutely dry. It’s also very crisp in acidity, with a mouthwatering tartness that has the taste of freshly-squeezed lime juice. The fruit flavors also include pineapples, grapefruits and Meyer lemons, with slightly richer notes of peaches and

Grgich Hills Fume Blanc 2011
90  Wine Enthusiast 
Wine Enthusiast 90 "Grgich Hills is better known for Chardonnay and Cabernet Sauvignon, but this is really a great Sauvignon Blanc, although they call it Fumé Blanc. The wine is dry, yet enormously flavorful in citrus and tropical fruits, with a mouthwatering, savory hit of green gooseberry

Grgich Hills 'Estate' Chardonnay 2010
90  International Wine Cellar 
International Wine Cellar 90 "Straw-yellow. Musky peach, tropical fruits and a hint of soft citrus fruit, with complicating notes of flinty minerality and smoky, vanillin oak. Broad and rich on the palate, with chewy flavors of white peach, ripe lemon and stone. Finishes tactile and dry, with a

Grgich Hills Zinfandel 2009
92  Wine & Spirits 
WIne & Spirits 92 "From Grgich Hills’ vineyard in Calistoga, a northeast-facing hillside near Petrified Forest Road. This has zin’s sour plum scent along with tannins that feel polished, supple, sophisticated and cool. They build richness rather than fullness into the wine, their depths sparkling

Grgich Hills Chardonnay 2009
Wine & Spirits Magazine 91 "Grown under a biodynamic regimen in Grgich’s American Canyon and Carneros vineyards, this ferments without added yeast in oak barrels (40 percent new); it does not go through malolactic fermentation. The style is substantial and distinctive, requiring air to settle into

Grgich Hills Cabernet Sauvignon 2009
90  Wine Enthusiast 
Wine Enthusiast 90"There’s lots of richness to this Cabernet, a testimony to the sunny ripeness of the vintage. It bursts with flavors of cassis and blackberry and blueberry jam, complemented by the toasty, smoky butteriness of oak barrels. It’s a lovely wine to drink now with upscale fare."~SH

Grgich Hills Fume Blanc 2010
93  Wine & Spirits 
Wine & Spirits 93 "Farmed under biodynamics at Grgich's American Canyon and Carneros estate vineyards, this wine has the intensity of flavor that fruit can give at the peak of ripeness. The depth of that fruit flavor ranges from a tart pear skin to kumquat, both brisk and resonant. Its underlying

Grgich Hills Chardonnay 2008
"Very young and tight, showing flinty grapefruit, lemon and green apple flavors that have a tart, raw edge in texture."~JL

Grgich Hills Fume Blanc 2009
89  Stephen Tanzer 
Stephen Tanzer 89 "Slightly reduced aromas of flint, lemon grass and grapefruit. Juicy, brisk and quite dry, with flavors of kiwi and grapefruit framed by firm acidity. On the tart side but not lean or sharp. An uncompromising, cool style, with very good energy and cut."~ST  Wine Spectator 88