Pahlmeyer Wine released their first vintage in 1986 – they currently taste their wines at the upscale Maisonry tasting room in Yountville. They started producing wine at the Napa Wine Co in 1994 soon after Napa Wine Co underwent a huge renovation to accommodate production from wineries who do not actually have their own physical winery. This winery was started by Jayson Pahlmeyer a former attorney who once his wines started becoming popular, stopped his legal work and dedicated his full time to his wine. As with several other vintners we have meet with who worked in other industries before becoming vintners, Jayson started becoming hooked by the wine industry and slowly phased out his law practice. He made several trips to France to find some of the highest quality Bordeaux varietal clones and then took them back to California where he planted his own vineyard.

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Pahlmeyer 'Jayson' Pinot Noir 2014
Connoisseurs Guide 91 By Pahlmeyer. Managing the difficult task of being fresh, ripe and lively at one and the same time, this carefully constructed youngster scores big points for its combination of varietal texture, exemplary balance and fruity vibrancy, and it has all the right pieces in place
Item Number: 27323
Case: $263.70
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Pahlmeyer 'Jayson' Proprietary Red 2015
Jayson Red Wine is a distinctive blend of Bordeaux varieties from some of Napa Valley’s finest vineyards, crafted to express each vintage with intensity and richness. This elegant and heavily aromatic wine opens with intense and inviting bright red fruit, blackberry, and subtle licorice aromas that
Item Number: 27304
Case: $263.70

Pahlmeyer Proprietary Red 2014
97  James Suckling 
James Suckling 97Fantastic aromatics with blackberries, blackcurrants and iodine. Licorice, too. Medium to fulll body, fine and velvety tannins and a very polished and gorgeous finish. Caressing and dialed in. Why wait? An intellectual wine here. Lovely now.
Item Number: 26877
Case: $929.70

Pahlmeyer 'Jayson' Cabernet Sauvignon 2015
" Jayson Cabernet Sauvignon reveals its classic expression with deep, elegant black and red fruit aromas accented by notes of dried herbs. The mid-palate is focused, and a firm structure supports the concentrated fruit. " !~ Winery notes
Item Number: 26756

Pahlmeyer 'Jayson' Chardonnay 2014
The Jayson Chardonnay shows Bright and brilliant with golden hues, this wine bursts with aromatics of honey, caramelized green apple and mandarin orange. Its rich entry reveals soft notes of peach lifted by well-structured acidity. A mouth-watering finish reveals notes of graphite, nectarine and
Item Number: 26324
Case: $269.70

Pahlmeyer 'Napa' Chardonnay 2015
96  Wine Advocate 
Wine Spectator 95 WS TOP 100 2017 Rank 9 " This offers a gorgeous mouthful of rich, buttery Chardonnay, loaded with exotic tropical fruit, pear, melon and pineapple flavors. Impressive for its opulence and silkiness, a nice combination. Drink now through 2022. "  Wine Advocate 96 " The 2015

Pahlmeyer 'Napa' Chardonnay 2014
94  Wine Advocate 
Wine Advocate 94 The 2014 Chardonnay is light gold-colored with a greenish hue and beautiful, fresh tropical fruit flavors of pineapple, pear, honeysuckle and a touch of citrus. It is not as dense and concentrated as the 2013, but I love its vibrancy and beautiful subtleties and nuances. It is

Pahlmeyer 'Jayson' Pinot Noir 2015
Deep ruby in color, this wine bursts with aromas of dark fruit and rose petals. Delicate blackberry and bing cherry flavors leap from the elegant and velvety palate followed by pronounced earthy notes. Intriguing hints of dried herbs and slate highlight the wine’s long, vivid finish.

Pahlmeyer Merlot 2014
97  James Suckling 
James Suckling 97"Blackberries, blueberries, forest floor and hints of Spanish cedar. Full-bodied and tight with firm and silky tannins and long and beautiful focus. Goes on for minutes. Terrific wine. Drink or hold."

Pahlmeyer 'Jayson' Cabernet Sauvignon 2014
91  Wine Spectator 
Wine Spectator 91 Firm and well-structured, with a pleasing burst of blackberry and wild berry, plum and black cherry notes, tilting into a fruit-bowl medley of currant and raspberry flavors, with a long, sustained finish.  "This wine's dark burgundy core pushes to the very edge of the glass,

Pahlmeyer 'Jayson' Chardonnay 2013
The 2013 Jayson Chardonnay shows Bright and brilliant with golden hues, this wine bursts with aromatics of honey, caramelized green apple and mandarin orange. Its rich entry reveals soft notes of peach lifted by well-structured acidity. A mouth-watering finish reveals notes of graphite, nectarine

Pahlmeyer Merlot 2013
93  Wine Advocate 
Wine Advocate 93  "The 2013 Merlot (15.2% alcohol, along the lines of 2012) has a vivid black cherry nose and blue fruits in the background. One can see the greatness of this vintage in its purity, inky/purple color and wonderful freshness aligned to great ripeness. Wow, this should turn out to be

Pahlmeyer 'Sonoma Coast' Chardonnay 2013
93  Antonio Galloni 
Antonio Galloni 93 Pahlmeyer's 2013 Chardonnay is gorgeous and also a fascinating contrast to Chardonnay from the family's Wayfarer property on the Sonoma Coast. Here, though, it is the Russian River that speaks with notable eloquence. Orange blossom, butter, new French oak, apricot pit, mint and

Pahlmeyer 'Jayson' Cabernet Sauvignon 2013
93  Wine Spectator 
Wine Spectator 93"Combines power and finesse, offering a mix of intense dark berry, mocha, lead pencil and licorice flavors amid firm yet graceful tannins that have a pleasantly chewy edge. Drink now through 2030."

Pahlmeyer Proprietary Red 2013
95  Wine Advocate 
Wine Advocate 93-95 The 2013 Proprietary Red Blend (15.2% alcohol) shows gorgeously sweet tannins that involve a voluptuously textured, full-bodied, stunningly rich wine with loads of blue, black and red fruits. It has the full fruit spectrum, terrific aromatics and a real opulence and richness.

Pahlmeyer Merlot 2012
97  James Suckling 
James Suckling 97 Indigo at the core with garnet edges, this gorgeous Merlot leads with aromas of candied violet, red plum and ripe fig. A beautiful freshness accompanies mouthwatering flavors of dark red cherry and raspberry, layers of deep blue fruits and sophisticated notes of savory grilled

Pahlmeyer 'Napa' Chardonnay 2013
93  Vinous Media 
Vinous Media 93 "Pahlmeyer's 2013 Chardonnay is deep, rich and textured, with considerable phenolic weight and intensity. Just bottled, the 2013 is tightly wound at this stage, but it is nevertheless impressive. Hints of lemon peel, butter and tropical fruit meld into the rich, textured finish. The

Pahlmeyer Pinot Noir 2012
94  Wine Advocate 
Wine Advocate 94 "The dense ruby/purple-tinged 2012 Pinot Noir Sonoma Coast reveals copious notes of brambleberries and mountain berries, forest floor, spring flowers and spice. Medium to full-bodied with silky tannins as well as a fleshy, succulent texture, good purity, and the oak pushed to the

Pahlmeyer 'Jayson' Cabernet Sauvignon 2012
92  Wine Spectator 
Wine Spectator 92" Rich, with tiers of explosive dark berry, plum, blueberry and melted black licorice flavors. This is tight and focused, maintaining a laser beam of flavor that pushes past the gripping tannins. Best from 2015 through 2025. 2,200 cases made. "

Pahlmeyer Merlot 2011
91  Wine Advocate 
Wine Advocate 91 " A firm core of tannins provides the underlying structure for the 2011 Merlot. This juicy, dark, yet wonderfully sophisticated and polished wine impresses for its balance and overall sense of harmony. The 2011 is impossibly young now, and it needs time, but is hugely promising.

Pahlmeyer Proprietary Red 2012
95  International Wine Cellar 
Wine Advocate 95 "Flat out sexy. Rich, layered and voluptuous… Captures the essence of the year in its soft contours, impeccable balance and pure California opulence.Range: 93-95+ Points "  International Wine Cellar 95 "Flat out sexy. Rich, layered and voluptuous… Captures the essence of the

Pahlmeyer 'Jayson' Chardonnay 2012
" Brilliant hues of golden straw accompany intense aromatics of honeysuckle, lily, vanilla and fresh melon in this luscious wine. A flush of roasted peaches, buttermilk ice cream and hint of sugared grapefruit are presented on a silky entry and smooth, well-mannered texture. Notes of rich toasted

Pahlmeyer Proprietary Red 2011
94  Wine Advocate 
Wine Advocate 92-94 "The 2011 Red Blend fleshes out beautifully in the glass. Raspberry jam, flowers and sweet herbs are all woven together nicely. This is a decidedly mid-weight, gracious wine that is likely to offer considerable early and medium-term appeal. Expressive notes reappear to frame the

Pahlmeyer Pinot Noir 2011
92  International Wine Cellar 
International Wine Cellar 92 "Medium red. Reticent, musky nose opens to reveal perfumed notes of red berries, rose petal, spices and herbs. Supple and velvety on the palate, with lovely harmonious acidity framing the tangy, concentrated red fruit flavors. Offers a lovely combination of silkiness of

Pahlmeyer 'Napa' Chardonnay 2012
95  Wine Advocate 
Wine Advocate 95 " Pahlmeyer’s spectacular 2012 Chardonnay offers abundant aromas of hazelnuts, buttered citrus, tropical fruits and honeysuckle intermixed with a touch of tangerine oil. It cuts a full-bodied swath across the palate, and possesses good acidity, exuberant fruit and an undeniably