On this episode of Elyse TV, Khristopher and Dean taste through Napa Valley’s more esoteric grapes, including our Rhone-inspired C’est Si Bon, D’aventure Syrah, and York Creek Vineyards Ficante. Ficante is a still wine made of Portugese grapes.
In 1987, Elyse Winery began in Napa Valley with 286 cases of Zinfandel from the Morisoli Vineyard in Rutherford. Since then, Elyse has blossomed into a portfolio of Zinfandel, Cabernet Sauvignon, and Petite Sirahs focused on pure expression of fruit with a sense of place. Elyse Winery has been the launching pad for countless wine lovers to explore some of our region’s most celebrated vineyards. You can learn more at