2014 Pinot Noir - Soberanes Vineyard - Santa Lucia Highlands

What we bought:

2015 Sauvignon Blanc

2014 Pinot Noir Russian River
2014 Pinot Noir - Soberanes Vineyard - Santa Lucia Highlands

didn’t. It was a very different experience from Silver Oak, and that’s neither a negative nor a positive comment, just different. And honestly, I think that is what the Duncan brothers wanted! To do something completely different from the Napa Cabs that their father started with Silver Oak.

do the same.

added to the winery short list for Wine Problems. Brief history of Twomey, the sons of Ray Duncan (founder of Silver Oak), Tim and David Duncan, wanted to branch out and do Pinots, Merlots, and Sauvignon Blancs, so Twomey was born. Let’s just say that we all should be totally good with that!

Twomey has two tasting rooms, one in Healdsburg (Sonoma), and one in Calistoga (Napa). We went to the one in Sonoma on this trip, which was soooo beautiful!! We got there a little late in the afternoon, so it wasn’t very busy, which was perfect because Michael could roam around freely


Although I had heard of Twomey wine previously, I hadn’t had the opportunity to try it. Twomey is the sister winery of Silver Oak, which is where we had first heard about Twomey's tasting rooms. Our interest was piqued after the incredible visit we had at
Silver Oak, and Twomey was immediately

TIME VISITED: 09/07/2016, 4:00:00 PM

What we tasted:

2015 Sauvignon Blanc
2014 Pinot Noir Russian River
2014 Anderson Valley Pinot Noir
2014 Bien Nacido Pinot Noir
2012 Napa Valley Merlot

The inside is very large, a wood paneled room, with a long wine bar, a crazy amount of wine swag, and expansive floor to ceiling windows with a VIEW! They even have a large patio outside with seating so you can take your tasting outside and enjoy.

Our wine host was so super sweet and a lot of fun! We chatted about the wines and the history of the winery, which some we knew and some we

The wines were all tasting beautifully, despite my rather expired palate that late in the day. The wines were almost refreshing, if that makes any sense? We didn’t stay long, as they were wrapping up their day and we didn’t want to overstay our welcome. They had been so great to us, we wanted to return the courtesy. Next time, we are definitely going to get there at an earlier time and take advantage of that view!! We suggest you

taking his pictures for the site.