Nova Wines

7830 St. Helena Hwy
Oakville, CA 94562
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    The Occitanian word “merlot” translates to “young blackbird.” An accurate description for this popular, early-budding...

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  • It’s summer. The weather is warm and if you are like me, your thoughts are turning to more white wines rather than the hearty reds of winter. There is one style which is making a statement this season however and that is Rosé. It’s a beautiful mix of the lightness of a white wine with a bit of classy structure hinting of its origins as red wine ... Read More

    From the article Thinking Pink: The Intricacies of Making Rose


  • To press or not to press? That is NOT the question. Rarely does anything in winemaking have an absolute however pressing is one of the few. Grapes must be pressed at some point in the process to release the juice or wine. However, even though grapes must eventually be pressed, it is the when, how and how much that are open to interpretation. Wha... Read More

    From the article Pressing Issues: Exploring a Small Portion of the Maze of Winemaking Decisions


  • When you think of drinking wine at the appropriate age, what picture comes to mind? Usually it is a red wine. Maybe a decanter is involved? It’s a special occasion or with friends and family. However, not all wine is designed to age a long time. I have heard so many stories of people saving a bottle of wine that they were given as a gift only to... Read More

    From the article To Age or Not to Age? That is the Question.


  • There are going to be some exciting changes at Snooth in 2016! We have a few new additions to the team who are sure to enrich your wine and food experiences. These three writers come from various wine backgrounds and will offer you a variety of perspectives about our topic du jour. Meet them now: John Downes, MW We are pleased to announce that M... Read More

    From the article Meet Snooth's Brand New Editorial Team!


  • Secret Santa 2015 was a success!  We eventually figured out who the senders and recipients were based on past drinking habits and assorted sleuthing.  Some bottles were consumed quickly but others are in storage awaiting the right moment to enjoy them.  Thanks to everyone for participating.  Final pairings are listed below:JONDERRY - received bo... Read More

    Forum post in the topic Secret Santa 2015


  • I have a confession to make publicly. I am a Yeast Wrangler. In every fermentation, every harvest, I try to get inside the minds of these tiny fungi and discern what they want to eat, how they would like to be treated, and what temperature they would like their environment to be. They make the wine and winemakers try to keep them happy. They are... Read More

    From the article Confessions of a Wine Yeast Wrangler


  • Sandra celebrated her '100 days until retirement' last night in style.  Luckily for me, I got to go along as we wined, dined and even squeezed in a movie.  We drove over to what is known as the Mosaic district in Fairfax VA, about 20 minutes from our house.  To start off, we ate dinner at Brine, a place known for raw oysters and fish.  Sandra lo... Read More

    Forum post in the topic Weekend Wines


  • If you talk to the right people, you’ll learn very quickly that Portugal has controlled world trade for centuries, and is responsible for a myriad of inventions--including the compass, Christopher Columbus, the best sardines, and the croissant. (French bakers copied the Portuguese technique.) The Portuguese people who spin these tales are a dist... Read More

    From the article Under the Radar Value Bottles: Portugal


  • Over the years, multiple varieties have made the news for one reason or another. Some, like Gewurztraminer, suffer from difficult to pronounce names. Others suffer from identity challenges. Chardonnay anyone? Still more are actually difficult to get to a bottle in once piece without the high involvement of the dedicated growers to make quality w... Read More

    From the article Challenging Wine Personalities


  • Located in the heart of Sonoma Valley, Villa Terra Nova offers visitors a spectacular private vacation destination while they explore Sonoma wine country. Designed for short and extended rental arrangements, the beautifully landscaped property includes a 5,500-square-foot, five-bedroom Mediterranean villa and a two-bedroom guesthouse. The spacio... Read More

    From the article Mediterranean Accommodations in the Heart of Sonoma at Villa Terra Nova


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