Napa Valley, CA – Handwritten Wines celebrated the opening of its new location in South Yountville with the inaugural event, A New Year’s Eve Progressive Celebration, in partnership with Bardessono Hotel & Spa’s Lucy Restaurant. Following the holiday celebration, Handwritten’s ongoing soft opening runs through January 29th. Guests may call (707) 944-8524, email wine@handwrittenwines.com, or visit HandwrittenWines.com to book reservations.

Handwritten’s official Grand Opening & Ribbon Cutting with the Yountville Chamber of Commerce is set for Thursday, January 30th from 5:00pm to 7:00pm. Along with the ribbon cutting, Handwritten will feature multiple wine pairing stations highlighting its hillside and mountain Napa Valley District Cabernet Sauvignons sourced from two-acre blocks. Limited passes are available at HandwrittenWines.com.

Handwritten now sources grapes from 9 of 16 Napa Valley Districts including Carneros, Coombsville, Yountville (fall 2020 release), Oak Knoll, Oakville, Stags Leap, Mt. Veeder, Rutherford and Calistoga. Handwritten also offers a proprietary, Bordeaux-style blend ‘Three Words’ and Sta. Rita Hills Pinot Noir from the Central Coast near Santa Barbara. Its white wine portfolio includes a Sauvignon Blanc ‘The Author’ sourced from Napa’s eastern Wooden Valley, while its Chardonnay features the floral and rare 809 Clone from the cool Carneros region.

“The opening of SOYO House turns a new page in the story of Handwritten Wines,” said Philip O’Conor, Director of Handwritten Wines. “Our mission is to present some of the finest wine tasting and culinary experiences in the Napa Valley – catering to those seeking a more private and intimate setting with a highly personalized and caring touch. We are so excited to now share our new home with our Allocation Circle Members and guests visiting Yountville from around the world!”

One of the new wine and culinary experiences will be Handwritten’s Bread & Butter Tasting, which includes various artisan bread and butter pairings, along with delicately sliced American acorn prosciutto and artisan cheeses presented tableside. Handwritten will continue to showcase its comprehensive, side-by-side comparative tasting experience of Napa Valley District Cabernet Sauvignons.

In addition to its ongoing Sommelier and StoryTellers Series, Handwritten is launching its new bi-monthly SOYO House Supper Club Series with Saturday, February 15th ‘A Night in the Alps with Handwritten’ in celebration of Valentine’s Day. All cultural and special event tickets are available online at HandwrittenWines.com.

About Handwritten
Handwritten focuses on small-lot, hillside and mountain Napa Valley District Cabernet Sauvignons showcased in a comprehensive, side-by-side comparative tasting experience at its new SOYO House located at 6494 Washington Street in Yountville. Tastings and other exclusive culinary experiences may be scheduled by calling (707) 944-8524, emailing wine@handwrittenwines.com or visiting HandwrittenWines.com

Owners Dan and Becky Blue, Roy and Cheri Eisiminger and Vance and Jana Thompson, with the artistic vision of Winemaker Rob Lloyd, founded Handwritten Wines in 2009. In 2015, the owners’ long-time friends Jim and Kelly Mazzo joined the family of vintner partners. Then, in 2019, additional friends Eric and Marleen Donnenfeld and Kerry and Cindi Solomon became partners with our Handwritten vintner families.