Tasting Experiences

We are delighted to welcome you to our Estate in Rutherford. To personally ensure the well-being of every guest, in advance of our re-opening we have introduced heightened cleanliness standards from the moment a reservation is confirmed until departure. We invite you to explore our various opportunities to experience our property based on what is best for your party. We look forward to raising a glass with you soon.

To reserve your experience, please call 707.286.2730 or send us a note to
Quintessa will reopen on thursday october 8th. We look forward to welcoming you back to the estate.

Virtual Experience

OUR VIRTUAL ESTATE EXPERIENCE is an immersive look into the Quintessa Estate and includes an in depth tasting of the 2013, 2016 and 2017 vintages. This thirty-minute experience is privately hosted via Zoom and begins with a scenic journey of our property through a collection of photos where you will learn more about the terroir of our Estate and our biodynamic farming practices. Your private host will then guide you through an immersive tasting of these wines while sharing more about our winemaking philosophy and state-of-the-art winery. Upon purchase, while we work to safely pack up your wines from our Estate and mail them to your home our Estate concierge will reach out to schedule your experience. Tasting trio include 3 half bottles (375mL) of 2013, 2016 and 2017 Quintessa.

$300 per tasting kit

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*

To reserve your 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