Producing Award Winning Wines of Distinction from
Monterey County, California

Brands

Appellation Ventures LLC. produces these fine wines

Appellation Ventures, LLC. was formed in early 2013 by seasoned professionals and acquisitioned Esser Vineyards in August of 2013.

In 2017 Appellation Ventures launched a new brand, Las Palmeras, to pay homage to the Franciscian Padres of Monterey County and their winemaking legacy.

In just four short years, our hard work has translated into highly acclaimed, award winning wines with distribution in 28 countries and 36 states across America, with a 115% sales growth in 2015 alone.

2017 CRUSH 8 Vineyards Zinfandel

silver medal

86 Points / Silver Medal / Best Buy

tastings.com/review


2017 CRUSH 8 Vineyards Chardonnay

silver medal

85 Points / Silver Medal / Best Buy

tastings.com/review


WineLibrary review of our 2014 Cabernet Sauvignon


21 August 2018

Highlights for Concorso on Saturday, August 25th

Concorso Italianao

Mitja Borkert (Head of Design at Lamborghini),¬†Egidio Reali (CEO and founder of MR Collection Models), Emanuele Bomboi (Director Designer for the ATS GT), Cesare Gasparri Zezza (automotive journalist and direct descendant of Vincenzo Florio) and Valentino Balboni (legendary test-driver at Lamborghini) will be the celebrities on stage this year… [continued… ]


21 August 2018

Last Call For CI Club

Last Call For CI Club

CI Club¬†Members enjoy the best Concorso Italiano has to offer. Located in the center of Concorso actions with the best views of the festivities, CI Club is the choice for our distinguished guests. … [continued… ].

Proud Member of The California Sustainable Winegrowing Alliance

Benefiting the environment, the community and high quality grapes and wine.

Certified California Sustainable Winegrowing is a certification program that provides verification by a third-party auditor that a winery or vineyard implements sustainable practices and continuous improvement.

The vision of the Sustainable Winegrowing Program is the long-term sustainability of the California wine community.

For more information, visit: www.sustainablewinegrowing.org

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