Tasting Experiences

Due to the current situation with the Covid-19 virus, Quintessa is temporarily closed to the public. We will be closely monitoring the situation and will keep you updated as we know more. In the meantime, our online store is open for business so you can continue to enjoy our wines in the comfort of your home. We appreciate your patience and understanding, and best wishes from our family to yours in these uncertain times.

Our concierge team is here to assist you with questions or concerns in the meantime. Please email reservations@quintessa.com or call 707.286.2730.

Salon Tasting

EXPERIENCE QUINTESSA in a relaxed seated tasting showcasing our Illumination Sauvignon Blanc, 2016 Quintessa and one library vintage. Hosted by a Quintessa ambassador at your private table in our tasting salon, this is a perfect introduction to Quintessa wines.

Seated tasting flight
Offered Daily 10am-3:30pm
Approximately 45 min, by appointment
Includes 3 wines
$70 per guest

Private Estate Experience

OUR ESTATE EXPERIENCE is an immersive look into the Quintessa Estate. This experience will begin with a guided walk to a scenic overlook of the property, with sweeping views of the vineyards encompassing the Rutherford appellation.* Your Quintessa host will then guide you through the caves and gravity-flow winery to learn more about our winemaking process. The experience culminates in a relaxed sit-down tasting showcasing Illumination Sauvignon Blanc, 2016 Quintessa and one library vintage.

Walking estate tour and seated tasting flight
Offered daily
Approximately 90 minutes, by appointment.
$85 per guest
(*Weather permitting)

Quintessential Experience

OUR QUINTESSENTIAL EXPERIENCE exemplifies the ideal fusion of world class wine and nature.  A private pavilion awaits you on top of Dragon’s Hill, immersed in the landscape and surrounded by vineyard covered hills with a jewel-like view of the estate – one of the quintessential vistas in the Napa Valley. Your host will share the story of Quintessa and the unique 26 vineyard blocks that express the diversity of soil and microclimates that bring complexity to every bottle. In this tasting, you will taste our Illumination Sauvignon Blanc, 2016 Quintessa, one library vintage and two barrel samples.  The experience concludes with a guided walk through the Quintessa caves and gravity flow winery.

Offered daily at 10am, 12:30pm & 3pm
Approximately 90 minutes, by appointment.
$150 per guest

Due to limited reservations, please call directly to book this experience.

(*Weather permitting, 10-guest maximum)

To book, call 707.286.2730 or email reservations@quintessa.com

Reservations for these experiences are available to visitors by appointment only between 10 a.m. and 3:30 p.m. daily. 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. Veterans and military personnel will receive up to two (2) complimentary salon tastings. Tasting fees will be credited once valid id is presented.

Exclusive Experiences

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
Private Event Inquiries (707) 286-2730 or delaney.keogh@quintessa.com