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: 3 
CLONAL SELECTION: Alban, Clone 1 
YEAR PLANTED: 2014 
SOIL SERIES: Clay and Gravelly Loam

ELEVATION: 1780 feet 





Current Release

2018 Savory Estate Vineyard Viognier

$105.00 per 3-pack
($35.00 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: 3 
CLONAL SELECTION: Alban, Clone 1 
YEAR PLANTED: 2014 
SOIL SERIES: Clay and Gravelly Loam

ELEVATION: 1780 feet