The estate vineyards consist of 21 acres, 8 of which are 81 to 113 years old. There are 24 different varieties in the old vineyard, with the most common being Zinfandel, Carignan, Alicante Bouschet, Grenache and Syrah.
The Rafanelli family is now in its fourth generation of growing grapes and making wine in the Dry Creek Valley. Our winery is small and family operated. Our focus has always been on quality over quantity.
We source excellent grapes and maintain their integrity throughout harvest and fermentation. Using simple but well planned grape handling techniques Adler Fels produces well balanced, intensely flavored award winning wines.
George and Vivian Fotinos welcome you to the Fotinos Vineyard web site. For nearly 30 years, the Fotinos family has nurtured this vineyard which produces some of the finest wine grapes in the Napa Valley.