Beckstoffer Vineyard Georges III
Rutherford, Napa Valley
Sojourn is honored to source fruit from Beckstoffer Vineyard Georges III, a famed property developed by winemaking pioneer Georges de Latour in 1928 and cultivated by the legendary Andre Tschelistcheff. The vineyard lies on the Rutherford Bench, where proximity to Conn Creek and the well-drained soils of the old creek bed combine with spectacular western exposure to produce wines of extraordinary character. Wines from Beckstoffer Vineyard Georges III have become a benchmark for world-class Cabernet Sauvignon.
At a Glance
Clones: 337, 7
Soil Type: Gravelly Loam
Wine from this Vineyard
2016 Beckstoffer Vineyard Georges III Cabernet Sauvignon
In 2016, California experienced a fourth year of severe drought conditions. However, the vines responded with fortitude, and the vintage was a standout for Cabernet Sauvignon in Napa Valley. Intensity of flavor and depth of concentration harnessed the full potential of the region.