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A family owned and operated winery with multiple brands and varietals including We Believe Pinot Noir.
Tom and Diane moved to California from New York in 1984 and purchased the land where the winery now stands on Dry Creek Road. The founders both died at the age of 65. A tasting room opened in Healdsburg in 2012 and is open daily. In 2014, Tom and Diane's children celebrated their parents by adopting a Bench in Central Park with their names on it.
The current co-owners are Corey and Dawn Manning (Dawn is Tom and Diane's daughter). The winemaker is Dawne Sacchetti
2013 We Believe Russian River Valley Pinot Noir
14.4% alc., $38.56 - $8.57, screwcap. Cellared and bottled by Chateau Diana, Healdsburg, CA. · Moderate garnet color in the glass. Shy, but pleasant aromas of dark cherry and berry, with hints of Herbs de Provence and tutti-frutti. Good freshness and vibrancy in a mid weight wine with flavors of Bing cherry, spice and cola. Good oak harmony and gentle tannins that have moderated with additional bottle age. Score: 89. Reviewed October 8, 2017 ARTICLE »