Current News from Amista

  • My Vine Spot Says our GSM Blend Tres "Has Luscious Texture"

    April 8, 2015

    Amista 2012 TresBlogger Dezel Quillen was part of a virtual tasting hosted by the Winegrowers of Dry Creek Valley where winemaker Ashley Herzberg presented our 2012 Tres to the virtual audience, saying, "2012, (was) a winemaker’s dream vintage; everything from bud break to harvest went incredibly well in Dry Creek Valley.”  

    Quillen adds, "The resultant wine has good concentration, purity of fruit, and a luscious texture. This is a great bottle to share with family and friends at the dinner table  In this post,"

    Read "Quick Sip, Amista Vineyards 2012 Tres"


  • Amista included in Huffington Post's Best Weekend Roadtrips

    February 3, 2015

    Huffington Post showcases seven California Road Trips, including a trip to wine country that includes Benziger, Matanzas Creek and Amista Vineyards.

    Check out Amista in "The Best California Weekend Road Trips" at Huffinton Post


    Amista Guests With Winemaker AshleyAmista Winemaker Ashley chatting with guests

  • Amista Tres, One of Three "Stunning Rhone-style Blends"

    January 4, 2015

    Amista Tres And FriendsWinemaker Ashley Herzberg showed off our GSM Blend - Amista Tres - at a recent virtual tasting along with two of our neighboring wineries in Dry Creek Valley.

    "This wine is beautifully balanced and offers a lot of complexity." writes My Fabulous World of Wine about the Amista Tres.

    The post ends with the conclusion that, "there is much more to Dry Creek Valley than just old-vine Zinfandel. Why not...try some fantastic Rhone style red blends such as these wines and support some world-class family-owned wineries in the process."

    Read Elegant Rhone Style Wines From Sonoma’s Dry Creek Valley


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