Press & Events
90 Points | 2012 Jenkins Ranch Pinot NoirWine Spectator | September 2014
“Offers a tight, dense core of blackberry, wild berry, floral and spicy notes. This is sleek and focused, revealing an impressive display of focused dark berry fruit. The tannins inch in on the finish. Drink now through 2022.” - James Laube
91 Points | 2012 Gap's Crown Vineyard Pinot NoirWine Spectator Insider | July 2014
“A first look at our editors’ most exciting new wines”
“California and France serve up reds, whites and even rosé in this week’s Wine Spectator Insider, a roundup of exciting new wines recently rated 90 points or higher by our editors.
California Pinot Noirs, mostly from single vineyards and cool climates, show nicely here, with top picks from Peter Michael, Foxen, De Loach, Goldeneye, Pahlmeyer and others.”
2012 Patz & Hall GAP’S CROWN VINEYARD – Sonoma Coast Pinot Noir – 91 Points; Outstanding; a wine of superior character and style
“Chunky and rustic, with dry, edgy tannins and a savory herbal presence. The dense core of dark berry allows the flavors to gain depth and suppleness midpalate. Best from 2015 through 2023.”
In the News
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The Daily Meal | June 2014
“Patz & Hall is so distinctive among California wineries, in no small part because they were highlighting the individual terroir of select vineyard sites before anyone thought that was cool. Their wines are layered, complex, utterly pure, and perfectly in balance." -Norman Van Aken More>
Spring Tasting in Carneros
Virginie Boone, The Press Democrat | April 2014
"Sonoma-based Patz & Hall winery has been making sublime and much-sought-after single-vineyard pinot noirs and chardonnays for decades. But not until last month did they have such a well-appointed place to share them. Patz & Hall's Sonoma House is a refurbished home with expansive garden and extended estate vineyard, from which the winery has sourced for some time." Read the full article here.
Art Harvest No. 2 - A Temporary Art Exploration | Friday, Oct 3, 2014 - Tuesday, Dec 23, 2014
The Sonoma House at Patz & Hall
The Sonoma House at Patz & Hall is proud to team up with Luxe Interiors Design magazine and the Reverie Arts gallery in San Francisco to bring you exclusive wine country showings of world renown artists. These quarterly art exhibits will feature emerging and established artists and are a rare extension of the current art world into Sonoma County. Please stop into the Sonoma House to enjoy a glass of Patz & Hall’s benchmark Pinot Noirs and Chardonnays while viewing these exceptional examples of the art world.
ART HARVEST No. 2.
The Artwork of Richard Von Saal
October 3rd - December 23rd 2014
Sonoma House at Patz & Hall 21200 8th Street East in Sonoma
Opening Reception Saturday, October 18th, 2014 • 5:30pm to 7:30pm
Reservations Required for Opening Reception More>
Pinot on the River | Sunday, Oct 26, 2014
Pinot On The River is a fun filled weekend of Pinot Noir, in the beautiful Russian River Valley town of Healdsburg, Ca.
Sit with the winemakers and other Pinot-loving consumers as we focus on limited production West Coast Pinot Noirs.
Join us for Sunday's Pinot Noir Grand Tasting, with over 100 wineries plus guest Artisan Food Vendors all on the downtown Healdsburg Plaza Square, it's a Sonoma County wine weekend you won't want to miss.
We are pleased to announce that we are moving our tasting experience and offices to a new location, The Sonoma House at Patz & Hall, in January of 2014. To keep you up to date on the progress of the move, and to give you some behind the scenes information, we've created a blog about The Sonoma House at Patz & Hall at SonomaHouseBlog.com.