Founded by Dan and Margaret Duckhorn in 1976, Duckhorn Vineyards is recognized as one of Napa Valley’s great, iconic wineries and has been crafting classic Napa Valley wines for 40 years. Pioneering and perfecting Merlot as a premium varietal; Duckhorn Vineyards produces several elegant Merlots and distinctive Cabernet Sauvignons.
Duckhorn Vineyards wines have been proudly served to White House Presidents and Heads of State for decades.
Our Napa Valley Estate Vineyard portfolio is comprised of seven unique properties. Each site produces grapes with distinct qualities that reflect the vineyards variations in soil, terrain, microclimate and exposure.
Located in beautiful St. Helena, CA, our traditionally designed estate house and tasting room has a stunning wine country setting. Visitors can taste our award-winning Napa Valley wine, stroll our beautiful gardens and enjoy gorgeous vineyard views from the wrap-around veranda.
Winemaker, Renée Ary approaches winemaking with a balance of artistry, science and deep respect for allowing the vineyards to convey the soul of the wine and vintage. She has spent 15 years honing her craft, refining her palate and mastering the Duckhorn Vineyards style.
Duckhorn Vineyards has been named Wine & Spirits “Top 100 Wineries”, an astounding 7-times. This prestigious honor celebrates wineries from around the world that delivered the best overall tastings throughout their entire portfolio in a given year.
In 2017, Wine Spectator named the 2014 Duckhorn Vineyards Napa Valley Merlot Three Palms Vineyard as the “2017 Wine of the Year”. This incredibly prestigious honor is awarded by the editors and has only been presented 40 other times.