Pinot Noir from Sonoma Coast Cabernet Sauvignon from Howell Mountain, Napa Valley
BILL AND JOAN SMITH FOUNDERS OF LA JOTA WINERY NOW OWN W.H. SMITH WINES
WINEMAKING TEAM BILL SMITH AND CARLOS MONTERO
THE ACCOMPLISHED W.H. SMITH MARKETING TEAM
THE RUGGED TERRAIN OF THE SONOMA COAST APPELLATION THIS  UMBRELLA  AVA WAS CREATED LARGELY TO ACCOMMODATE COLD-CLIMATE, ‘E...
MOST  SONOMA COAST VINEYARD PLANTINGS LIE  WITHIN SIX MILES FROM THE OCEAN
FOG FROM THE PETALUMA GAP AT UMINO VINEYARDS ARIAL VIEW OF UMINO VINEYARDS
DAVID UMINO’S VINEYARD AND JOHN BALLETTO’S HOME RANCH VINEYARD ARE LOCATED IN THE SEBASTOPOL HILLS AREA.
BALLETTO VINEYARDS RUSSIAN RIVER VALLEY AND SONOMA COAST
FOG IN FREESTONE VALLEY – HOME OF MARIMAR TORRES’  BIO-DYANMIC DOÑA  MARGARITA VINEYARD
HELLENTHAL VINEYARD A  VITICULTURAL AREA SO CLOSE TO THE PACIFIC OCEAN
FLOCCHINI FAMILY ESTATE VINEYARD   THIS VINEYARD IN PETALUMA, IS IN THE FOOTHILLS OF THE SONOMA COAST APPELLATION - THREE ...
PIEDRA HILL VINEYARD   HIGH ATOP HOWELL MOUNTAIN - ABOVE THE FOG LINE. COMPOSED OF FIVE CLONES OF CABERNET AND MALBEC, PET...
MAP OF W.H. SMITH VINEYARD SOURCES PINOT NOIR FROM THE SONOMA COAST  CABERNET SAUVIGNON FROM HOWELL MOUNTAIN, NAPA Hellent...
SHOWING OFF THE BEAUTIFUL CABERNET SAUVIGNON CLUSTERS – GETTING READY FOR HARVEST.
HELLENTHAL FRUIT ARRIVES AT THE WINERY  IN GREAT CONDITION
SORTING AND HAND SELECTING THE GRAPES
INSPECTING THE FRUIT AND MAKING DECISIONS
REMOVING THE SEEDS TO EXTRACT THE BITTER  TANNINS IN THE WINE.
COOLING DOWN THE CRUSHED GRAPES WITH DRY ICE  TO STOP  RAPID FERMENTATIONS
BILL SMITH   BILL HAS BEEN MAKING WINE FOR MORE THAN 30 YEARS AND DOES IT  MORE BY ‘FEEL’ THAN RECIPE.
WHILE BILL IS BUSY WITH HARVEST JOAN IS HELPING THOSE IN   NEED AROUND THE WORLD WITH THE WHEELCHAIR PROJECT.
BILL AND JOAN SMITH LOVE WHAT THEY DO  AND HOPE YOU ENJOY THEIR WINES
The Top 100 for 2007 Only 20 California wines made the top 100 list - Only 3 wines were Pinot Noir W. H. Smith Wines Sonom...
 
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WH Smith Wines Slide Show 2008

  1. 1. Pinot Noir from Sonoma Coast Cabernet Sauvignon from Howell Mountain, Napa Valley
  2. 2. BILL AND JOAN SMITH FOUNDERS OF LA JOTA WINERY NOW OWN W.H. SMITH WINES
  3. 3. WINEMAKING TEAM BILL SMITH AND CARLOS MONTERO
  4. 4. THE ACCOMPLISHED W.H. SMITH MARKETING TEAM
  5. 5. THE RUGGED TERRAIN OF THE SONOMA COAST APPELLATION THIS UMBRELLA AVA WAS CREATED LARGELY TO ACCOMMODATE COLD-CLIMATE, ‘ESTATE-BOTTLED’ PRODUCERS, WHO OWN VINEYARDS SCATTERED THROUGHOUT THE COOLER ZONES ALONG THE SONOMA COAST .
  6. 6. MOST SONOMA COAST VINEYARD PLANTINGS LIE WITHIN SIX MILES FROM THE OCEAN
  7. 7. FOG FROM THE PETALUMA GAP AT UMINO VINEYARDS ARIAL VIEW OF UMINO VINEYARDS
  8. 8. DAVID UMINO’S VINEYARD AND JOHN BALLETTO’S HOME RANCH VINEYARD ARE LOCATED IN THE SEBASTOPOL HILLS AREA.
  9. 9. BALLETTO VINEYARDS RUSSIAN RIVER VALLEY AND SONOMA COAST
  10. 10. FOG IN FREESTONE VALLEY – HOME OF MARIMAR TORRES’ BIO-DYANMIC DOÑA MARGARITA VINEYARD
  11. 11. HELLENTHAL VINEYARD A VITICULTURAL AREA SO CLOSE TO THE PACIFIC OCEAN
  12. 12. FLOCCHINI FAMILY ESTATE VINEYARD THIS VINEYARD IN PETALUMA, IS IN THE FOOTHILLS OF THE SONOMA COAST APPELLATION - THREE MILES NORTH OF THE SAN PABLO BAY AND THREE MILES FROM THE CARNEROS REGION.
  13. 13. PIEDRA HILL VINEYARD HIGH ATOP HOWELL MOUNTAIN - ABOVE THE FOG LINE. COMPOSED OF FIVE CLONES OF CABERNET AND MALBEC, PETIT VERDOT, MERLOT AND CABERNET FRANC - ALL THE BORDEAUX VARIETIES
  14. 14. MAP OF W.H. SMITH VINEYARD SOURCES PINOT NOIR FROM THE SONOMA COAST CABERNET SAUVIGNON FROM HOWELL MOUNTAIN, NAPA Hellenthal Piedra Hill Vineyard Flocchini Marimar Estate Umino Twin Hill Ranch Balletto Morris Ranch
  15. 15. SHOWING OFF THE BEAUTIFUL CABERNET SAUVIGNON CLUSTERS – GETTING READY FOR HARVEST.
  16. 16. HELLENTHAL FRUIT ARRIVES AT THE WINERY IN GREAT CONDITION
  17. 17. SORTING AND HAND SELECTING THE GRAPES
  18. 18. INSPECTING THE FRUIT AND MAKING DECISIONS
  19. 19. REMOVING THE SEEDS TO EXTRACT THE BITTER TANNINS IN THE WINE.
  20. 20. COOLING DOWN THE CRUSHED GRAPES WITH DRY ICE TO STOP RAPID FERMENTATIONS
  21. 21. BILL SMITH BILL HAS BEEN MAKING WINE FOR MORE THAN 30 YEARS AND DOES IT MORE BY ‘FEEL’ THAN RECIPE.
  22. 22. WHILE BILL IS BUSY WITH HARVEST JOAN IS HELPING THOSE IN NEED AROUND THE WORLD WITH THE WHEELCHAIR PROJECT.
  23. 23. BILL AND JOAN SMITH LOVE WHAT THEY DO AND HOPE YOU ENJOY THEIR WINES
  24. 24. The Top 100 for 2007 Only 20 California wines made the top 100 list - Only 3 wines were Pinot Noir W. H. Smith Wines Sonoma Coast Pinot Noir Ranked #51 out of 100 W. H. Smith Wines Pinot Noir has been ranked in the top 100 2 times in the last 3 years.
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