Valley Of The Moon

Born on the historic Madrone Vineyard Estate, originally planted in 1863, Valley of the Moon Winery has been producing world-class wines in the heart of the valley that bears its name for over 150 years.

The winery structures on the estate date back to the 1880s and bear tremendous historical significance. The original stone barrel cellar, constructed by Eli Sheppard 1887 for Madrone Vineyards, is still in use and represents a vital piece of Sonoma Valley winemaking history. In 1998, a new, state-of-the-art winery was added to the estate. Together, this blend of old and new allows our award-winning winemaking team to craft the finest wines while maintaining Valley of the Moon's rich heritage and sense of place.

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Valley of the Moon Cabernet Sauvignon 2013
" This lush Sonoma County Cabernet Sauvignon offers pronounced dark cherry aromas with subtle notes of tarragon, star anise and leather. Rich currant and cherry cordial flavors intermingle with caramelized oak accents while smooth tannins provide generous structure, body and finish."~Winery Notes

Valley of the Moon Zinfandel 2012
"Yum’ is the word most commonly most commonly associated with our Zinfandel. The key is its elegant and balanced nature that makes it a both a perfect food and quaffing wine. A true Sonoma County classic." ~Winery notes

Valley of The Moon Cabernet Sauvignon 2012
"Big and lush, our award-winning Sonoma County Cabernet Sauvignon is a thinking person’s wine with the kind of complex flavors and aromas for which Sonoma County Cabernet Sauvignon has come to be known." ~Winery Notes

Valley of The Moon Zinfandel 2010
"Red currant and raspberry aromas are accented with vanilla, clove and briar that are signature to true Sonoma County Zinfandel. The lush mouth-feel is accentuated with rich blackberry flavors finished with soft tannins, balanced acidity and light toasted oak."~Winery notes

Valley of the Moon Cabernet Sauvignon 2010
91  Wine Enthusiast 
Wine Enthusiast 91 " This is dry, smooth and creamy in the mouth, with rich flavors of black currants, Kahlua liqueur and toasty oak, as well as a stony minerality. It will continue to drink well through 2018. Editors’ Choice." —S.H.  "This lush Sonoma County Cabernet Sauvignon offers pronounced

Valley of the Moon Cuvee de la Luna 2008
"Cuvee de la Luna is a unique blend of Cabernet Sauvignon, Merlot, Petit Verdot and Cabernet Franc. Individual barrel lots were chosen from Sonoma County's premier viticultural areas. The best lots of wine from Sonoma Valley, Sonoma Mountain, Dry Creek and the Mayacamas Range were all used in this

Valley of the Moon Chardonnay 'Unoaked' 2011
"White plum, citrus and mineral notes highlight the delicate aromas of this fresh and vibrant wine. On the palate, complex fruit flavors of nectarine, kiwi, and green apple carry the bright acidity through the creamy pear tart richness of the mid-palate and finish.  The bright acid and rich finish

Valley of the Moon Cabernet Sauvignon 2009
"Forward black cherry and black currant fruit aromas are wrapped in notes of chocolate, cedar and hints Herbes de Provence. The concentrated black fruit, chocolate and savory flavors are accented by anise and black pepper that spice up the finish. These intense yet elegant flavors are supported by

Valley of the Moon Zinfandel 2009
88  Wine Enthusiast 
Wine Enthusiast 88 "In the shadow of Sonoma's Mayacamas Mountains, and at the foot of Sonoma Mountain, lies the Valley of the Moon Estate Old Vine Zinfandel vineyard. These vines were planted in the 1940's in the traditional head trained method without trellising. Flavors are naturally concentrated

Valley of the Moon Pinot Blanc 2010
"Inviting araoma's of honeysuckle, peach and lychee nut. Integrated and rich fruit flavors of pear, apple and nectarine lead to a lengthy finish balanced with zesty acidity." ~ Winery Notes