One of the first sub-AVAs granted status in 1993, Oakville is known for its elegant Cabernet Sauvignon, with approximately 75% under vine. Some of Napa Valley's most collectible, highest scoring wines are produced here.
The core of Napa Valley, between Rutherford & Yountville
Sunny and warm with some morning fog
Sedimentary, volcanic, alluvial, loam
Cabernet Sauvignon, Cabernet Franc, Merlot
Home to some of the most renowned wineries in the Napa Valley, including Harlan Estate, Opus One, Screaming Eagle, Far Niente and Robert Mondavi.