Napa Valley Wine Academy is hosting a masterclass on the Coomsbville AVA Thursday, February 22 at 6 p.m. 

Led by esteemed experts and vintners deeply rooted in the Coombsville AVA, Andy Erickson of Favia, Jen Williams of Arrow & Branch, and Nicole Marchesi of Far Niente this masterclass promises an enlightening exploration of the region’s unique microclimate, diverse soils, and the artistry behind crafting exquisite wines that embody elegance and refinement. Panel will be led by sommelier Amanda McCrossin.

Highlights of the Masterclass:

Terroir Talk: Delve into the distinct characteristics of Coombsville’s terroir and its impact on wine profiles.

Tasting Flight: Experience an exclusive tasting flight of 8 wines showcasing handpicked selections from acclaimed Coombsville wineries.

In-Depth Insights: Gain invaluable knowledge directly from winemakers and experts, uncovering the secrets behind Coombsville AVA’s renowned wines.

Q&A Session: Engage in a dynamic discussion, where your curiosity about Coombsville wines will be met with insightful answers.

6 p.m. arrival, 6:15 p.m. start.

The wine's that will be tasted are:

  • Far Niente, Chardonnay 2021
  • Haynes Vigneron, Chardonnay 2020
  • Covert Estate, Cabernet Franc 2021
  • Silverado Vineyards, GEO, Cabernet Sauvignon 2019
  • Paul Hobbs, Cabernet Sauvignon 2020
  • Maroon, Cabernet Sauvignon Special Reserve 2019
  • Arrow & Branch, Cabernet Franc Estate Vineyards 2019
  • Favia, Cerro Sur 2018
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    Cover Photography by Elan Villamor

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