Tasting Experiences

At the direction of local and state guidelines, Quintessa will be temporarily closed in the interest of the health and safety of our guests and employees as of Friday, December 18th. During this time, will continue to process wine orders and host virtual experiences, which can be reserved here. Our concierge will be reaching out to any guests with affected reservations to reschedule and it is our hope that we will be able to reopen our doors as soon as possible. For more information regarding reopening and future reservations, please reach out to us directly at 707.286.2730

Virtual Experience

THE QUINTESSA VIRTUAL ESTATE TASTING DUO features a distinct focus on the art of the blend that brings complexity to every bottle. This thirty-minute personal tasting experience includes a half bottle of 2017 Quintessa alongside our partner white wine, Illumination, and is hosted via zoom at your leisure. The ideal experience for giving, this virtual tasting can be gifted to a friend or family member simply by inputting their shipping information and your email. Once the experience has been purchased, our concierge will reach out directly to you to reserve your date and time or discuss when you would like us contact the recipient for scheduling.  Tasting duo include 1 bottle (375mL) of 2017 Quintessa and 1 bottle (750mL) of 2019 Illumination.

$200 per tasting kit
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Private Estate Experience

OUR PRIVATE ESTATE EXPERIENCE begins with a guided walk through the natural surroundings of the Quintessa Estate as your host shares more about our Estate philosophy and organic and biodynamic farming practices. Upon arrival at an open air scenic overlook with sweeping views of the Rutherford appellation, you will enjoy a relaxed sit-down tasting showcasing Illumination Sauvignon Blanc and two vintages of Quintessa while your host shares more about our state of the art winemaking techniques. This private outdoor walking estate tour and seated tasting is offered outdoors daily and is approximately 90 minutes by appointment.

Limited to 4 guests

$125 per guesT*

(*Weather permitting)

Private Quintessential Experience

OUR QUINTESSENTIAL EXPERIENCE expresses the ideal fusion of world class wine and nature.  As your host guides you to your private pavilion surrounded by vineyard covered hills, we will share the story of Quintessa and our organic and biodynamic farming practices. Settle into your pavilion and experience a jewel-like view of the estate – one of the quintessential vistas in the Napa Valley – while your host prepares your tasting flight of five wines. Enjoy our Illumination Sauvignon Blanc, two vintages of Quintessa, and two barrel samples of a future Quintessa vintage while your host shares more about our holistic philosophy and state-of-the-art winemaking techniques.

Approximately 90 minutes
Limited to 4 guests
$195 per guest*

for questions or To reserve a future experience, please call 707.286.2730 or send us a note to reservations@quintessa.com.


*Plus CA sales tax. Reservations for these experiences are available to visitors by appointment only between 10 a.m. and 3:30 p.m. Thursday-Monday. Appointments are reserved with a credit card, to be charged the full reservation fee at the time of booking. Full refunds will be provided for cancellations with 48 hours advance notice. Due to the intimate nature of our tasting experience, we are unable to accommodate guests under the age of 21. Reservation fees apply to all guests participating in our experience.

The safety and well-being of our staff and guests continues to be our highest of priorities. In compliance with county and state public health orders, we have implemented specific visitation guidelines requesting that all guests wear face coverings while not tasting wine and maintain social distancing. Click here to read more.

Panoramic: The view from Casa Terra, a private tasting pavilion reserved for Quintessential Quintessa guests, at the top of Dragon’s Hill.

When you become a member of Vineyard Circle or join our preferred list, you will receive invitations to a variety of special experiences at Quintessa. VIEW OUR CALENDAR→

Location & Contacts

1601 Silverado Trail South, Saint Helena, CAlifornia 94574

General Inquiries & Reservations (707) 286-2730 or reservations@quintessa.com
Wine Orders & Customer Service
 (707) 286-2745 or customerservice@quintessa.com