Doug farms the grapes and helps craft the wine and Ryan runs the sales division, working hard to get the Hill Family Estate wines placed in select accounts for you to enjoy. Carly lives and works in San Diego and hosts tastings and dinners in Southern California while Darci can be found at the tasting room, with Jack (the dog) by her side, tending to the flowers and enhancing our curb appeal. Hill Family Estate is the culmination of Doug's vision - a way to share his love of the valley, of farming and of wine with his children and wine lovers everywhere.
This blends 27% Malbec, 20% Petit Verdot, 20% Cabernet Sauvignon 20% Merlot and 13% Cabernet Franc. Together they form a tart tangy streak of acidity that supports leather, cedar and integrated oak. The tannins present as grippy and persistent.?VIRGINIE BOONE