Vintage Notes

Our estate vineyard, perched at 1700 feet elevation on Howell Mountain, not only represents the best of what this appellation has to offer but also epitomizes the Rudius philosophy. Structure. Depth. Ageability. These have always been the hallmarks of Jeff’s winemaking style and our estate fruit provides the perfect canvas for his work.

AVA: Howell Mountain
BLOCK: 1 and 2 
CLONAL SELECTION: Cabernet Sauvignon, Clone 7
YEAR PLANTED: 1998
SOIL SERIES: Clay and Gravelly Loam
ELEVATION: 1780 feet 






Current Release

2016 Savory Estate Vineyard Cabernet Sauvignon

$405.00 per 3-pack
($135.00 per bottle)



In the Vineyard

Our estate vineyard, perched at 1700 feet elevation on Howell Mountain, not only represents the best of what this appellation has to offer but also epitomizes the Rudius philosophy. Structure. Depth. Ageability. These have always been the hallmarks of Jeff’s winemaking style and our estate fruit provides the perfect canvas for his work.

AVA: Howell Mountain
BLOCK: 1 and 2 
CLONAL SELECTION: Cabernet Sauvignon, Clone 7
YEAR PLANTED: 1998
SOIL SERIES: Clay and Gravelly Loam
ELEVATION: 1780 feet