Meet our


Rutherford Dust Society members fall into one or more of the following four categories: wineries, growers, local businesses, and wine enthusiasts. Together, we are united by the passion and strength of our community.

“We are Rutherford!”

Grower Members

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Family owned since 1961, the Avenali Vineyard on Bella Oaks Lane currently produces Cabernet Sauvignon, Sauvignon Blanc, and Viognier.


Firmly rooted in the soil of Northern California's wine country, Beckstoffer Vineyards has played an integral role in the evolution of the wine grape industry since 1970.

A historic Rutherford vineyard continuing its legacy of producing celebrated Cabernet Sauvignon under the stewardship of Suzanne Deal Booth.

(707) 258-8618

This Rutherford bench gem is tucked up against the base of the Western hills of Napa Valley. Well drained soil and perfect exposure produce classic Cabernet Sauvignon.

Through organic and dry farming techniques that have been past down through four generations, Chavez-Leeds Family Vineyard nurtures premium grapes that express their first growth site.


For nearly three decades, Frank Family Vineyards has been crafting wines using grapes from the finest vineyards throughout Napa Valley, including their iconic Winston Hill Vineyard in the heart of Rutherford. Building on this rich history, their expansive wine collection showcases the complexity and versatility of Napa Valley through expressive Cabernet Sauvignons, noteworthy Chardonnays, and small production méthode champenoise sparkling wines, among others.

In 1970, Bill Godward came across a tranquil, idyllic ten-acre parcel on a gentle downslope on the Rutherford Bench, its old vineyard planted to Carignan and Syrah. The current vineyard was planted to Cabernet Sauvignon in 2002 and has consistently produced premium fruit. Bill passed away in 2019 at the age of 105, leaving the vineyard to his daughter, Jennifer Trainor, and her family. The family is dedicated to continuing Bill’s stewardship.

(707) 738-1149

Our family-owned and sustainably farmed vineyards are dedicated to the mission of bringing the true essence and character of Napa Valley’s wines to the world. We produce approachable, full-bodied, well-balanced wines, whether you’re interested in a wine for everyday drinking or a special gift.

Greer Vineyard is a small, three acre domaine located in the heart of the Rutherford Bench. Greer Wine is made solely with fruit from the family vineyard, which produces only Cabernet Sauvignon. Aaron Pott is their winemaker. Located on Manley Lane, Rutherford CA 94573


Growing grapes on Niebaum Lane since 1902 (5th Generation). Currently farming Cabernet Sauvignon and Zinfandel on the Rutherford Bench.

The Morisoli-Borges vineyard is located with the Rutherford AVA, on the west side of Hwy 29, south of Niebaum lane on the gravel-rich, volcanogenic alluvial soils of the Rutherford Bench.

707) 965-2800

Mark Neal has been walking and working organic vineyards almost daily for over 54 years. In 1966, he started as a farmer working alongside his parents on their Napa Valley farm. His love of the land, working with family, and producing small batches of wines was instilled early by his father. This upbringing of growing organic grapes inspired him, in 1998, to build Neal Family Vineyards, which is wholly owned, farmed, and operated by his family, a rarity in the winemaking world. Today, working beside several of his children, he handcrafts exquisite and complex Cabernet Sauvignon from his estate’s biodynamic and certified organic vineyards in Howell Mountain and Rutherford.


Piña Vineyard Management is a full-service Vineyard Management and Vineyard Development company with deep roots in the Napa Valley. Located in Rutherford, California, Piña Vineyard Management’s headquarters is in the heart of the Napa Valley as is its rich history.

Located at 780 feet in the Vaca Mountains, Sacrashe Vineyard is famous for its rocky soils and large bands of dusty, volcanic ash in its gentle, undulating landscape. Originally established in 1981, this notable vineyard emerged as a collaborative effort of three visionary families: Lev and Ann Sacre, John and Barbara Craig, and Dave and Virginia Sherwin. The name "Sacrashe"  intertwines fragments of their last names. Today, Sacrashe Vineyard is planted with 100% Cabernet Sauvignon. Each block within the vineyard is nurtured with distinct framing and growing techniques, imparting a unique character to every section.


You can find Star Vineyard tucked quietly behind the Rutherford Grill restaurant in the heart of the Rutherford American Viticultural Area (AVA).

Winery Members

A small family vineyard located on the north edge of the Rutherford AVA, the Akrasia Cellars philosophy is that Napa Valley Cabernet Sauvignon can and should be intricate and elegant.


A premier Rutherford winery, Alpha Omega farms prized grapes from its own vineyards and from historic vineyards throughout Napa Valley, including their estate 1155 Vineyard, Thomas Vineyard, Sacrashe Vineyard and Beckstoffer Georges III in Rutherford.


A family-owned winery is nestled in the foothills of the Palisades, just outside Calistoga, Napa Valley. Amici Cellars' talented winemaking team led by Tony Biagi and Dante West, brings decades of relationships with outstanding growers that, combined with their craftsmanship, result in elegant, balanced, expressive wines made to be enjoyed among friends.


Established in 1900, Beaulieu Vineyard is one of the most historic Napa Valley wineries, setting an early standard for quality and innovation in Napa Valley winemaking. Today, Beaulieu Vineyard holds a unique place in the history of California wineries and is one of the most collected American Cabernets.

(707) 967-9500

Our expertise in the blending of Cabernet is evident the moment you open a bottle of Bella Union. From a nose fragrant with plum and black cherry aromas to a luscious, lingering finish, this is a Cabernet that exemplifies the art of blending at its very finest.

707 302 5503

Cathiard Vineyard is a sanctuary of harmony on the slopes of the Mayacamas. Lakes and trees form an idyllic landscape where the vine has reigned for more than a century. With a love for nature and expressive wines, Bordeaux Chateau Smith-Haut-Lafitte owners Florence and Daniel Cathiard bring their vision to write a new chapter for this family vineyard. All estate fruit. Organic farming. Tastings by appointment.


Founded in 1973 Conn Creek is a small, energy-efficient winery located on the scenic Silverado Trail in the heart of Napa Valley's Rutherford appellation, best known for Bordeaux-styled wines including Cabernet Sauvignon.


A family-owned and operated estate located in Calistoga, Davis Estates is the culmination of a life long dream. Here the vision is carved from this historic site as an estate winery focused on wines of the highest pedigree, including Sauvignon Blanc and Cabernet Sauvignon from Rutherford Appellation.


For more than 30 years, Elyse Winery has produced vineyard-designate Zinfandels and Cabernets from Napa Valley's most celebrated vineyards.


Flora Springs was founded in 1978, but the legacy dates back to the late 1800s when wine grapes were first planted on the Rutherford, Napa Valley property that is now Flora Springs' estate vineyards. The depth of this history reminds us that as stewards of this land, our family’s commitment to its health and vitality will be felt far into the future.


Over the past 30 years, Frog's Leap has earned an enviable reputation for using organically grown grapes and most traditional winemaking techniques.

We have a singular mission at Grape Culture - to showcase the distinctions of Napa Valley’s nested AVA’s through the lens of Cabernet Sauvignon and its Bordeaux counterparts. We work only with respected growers and world-class vineyards to give us the raw materials needed. When they arrive at the winery, they are put in an environment where they can thrive.


Family owned, sustainably certified, solar powered. Making award winning Sauvignon Blanc and Cabernet Sauvignon since 1980. Located in Rutherford, the heart of the Napa Valley. Off the beaten path, in a secluded area surrounded by vineyards and gorgeous mountain views. Join us for a Classic tasting, Eco-tour and tasting, Reserve tasting or Library Tasting. Tastings by appointment.


Specializing in small production, handcrafted wines, Kale utilizes new technologies as well as ancient techniques to express the unique vineyards' most delicious characteristics.


Long Meadow Ranch, owned by Ted, Laddie, and Chris Hall, employs diversified, sustainable, and organic farming methods to produce elegant, balanced wines that express the authentic varietal character and terroir of their estates. Once a riverbed, LMR's benchland Rutherford Estate has 74 acres planted to Sauvignon Blanc, Cabernet Sauvignon, and Merlot. The estate is also home to fruits and vegetables, beehives, and a growing flock of egg-laying chickens.


For more than 130 years, Martin Estate’s majestic stone château has graced the Eastern benchland of the Rutherford appellation. Yet, hidden by ancient valley oaks, its location remains a mystery to most. Privately owned, the property encompasses twelve acres and is one of the oldest historic estates in the Napa Valley.


With three generations in agriculture, the Brunos are proud stewards of the land and active community members. Their wines are a salute to the importance of bringing family together through the appreciation and enjoyment of good food and wine.


In 1983, Tony and Herta (HB) Peju purchased 30 acres in the famed Rutherford district of Napa Valley. The winery remains family-owned with the second generation currently at the helm. With their award-winning wines, iconic tower and warm hospitality it’s a must-experience destination in wine country.


The Pestoni Family have been making wine in the Napa Valley since 1892. For five generations, from growing to harvest, fermentation to bottling, every step in the process is accomplished by hand to achieve the purest expression of place.

Perched above the Silverado Trail east of Rutherford, this tiny winery is home to five vineyard designated Cabernet Sauvignons from vineyards that the Piña family farms in the Napa Valley. They are one of only a handful of eight generation Napa Valley farming families, with origins dating back to 1856.


Hidden in the heart of Rutherford, Quintessa is a biodynamic estate that reflects a diversity of geology, aspects, microclimates and biodiversity. Tours & tastings offered in a scenic setting with chic, contemporary winery facilities.


Raymond’s vibrant main tasting salon in Rutherford offers expansive vineyard views, an elegant but whimsical environment, and highly-accoladed tasting room exclusive wines.

(707) 302-2575

Round Pond Estate, owned and operated today by the second generation of the MacDonnell family, is an ultra-premium Cabernet Sauvignon producer, specializing in the creation of pure, expressive wines, artisan foods and unforgettable experiences—all from the heart of Napa Valley.


This hilltop winery from 1972 offers wine tastings, cave tours & a picnic area with scenic views.


Picturesque estate vineyard offering a range of tasting programs, plus tours & light eats. Family-owned and managed for three generations.


S. R. Tonella Cellars is the culmination of over 100 continuous years in the wine business in Rutherford, Napa Valley.  Our purpose is simply to make history by crafting the best premium Cabernet Sauvignon and Bordeaux varietals that represent the best of Rutherford and Napa Valley.


Sequoia Grove is a family-owned winery founded in 1979 in a 110-year old barn beneath a grove of Sequoia trees in Rutherford, Napa Valley. Sequoia Grove's 24-acre Estate Vineyard and 50-acre Tonella Ranch Vineyard are both located in the heart of Rutherford, where the superb climate and gravelly-loam soils impart distinct flavor in the Bordeaux varieties.


St. Supéry Estate Vineyards & Winery is a 100% estate winery located in the Napa Valley of California, with a vineyard and winery in Rutherford.

Taub Family Vineyards is the result of a dream four generations in the making. Paying homage to our family roots and heritage, we strive to craft elegant, pure expressions of select Napa Valley AVAs and single vineyard microsites with a sustainable approach.


Family-owned winery in the Napa Valley with award-winning wines, wine tasting, weddings, experiences, artisan deli and picnic grounds.

(707) 963-9454

Whitehall Lane Winery & Vineyards is a winery located in St. Helena, CA. It is owned and operated by the Leonardini Family. In 2023, they celebrated their 30th year of Family Winemaking in the Napa Valley.


Located in Rutherford along Silverado Trail, William Harrison is a family-owned vineyard and winery, farming high quality grapes for limited production, cellar-worthy Napa Valley wines.

Business Members

(707) 286-1400

Central Valley has a deep history in the wine industry, helping vineyard managers across Northern and Central California make the most of their harvest - whether it’s a production scale or small independent farm. Central Valley is your Vineyard Supply Headquarters for wholesale products, tools and equipment. We carry high-quality trellising products and equipment from wire, posts, fasteners, pruning tools, irrigation supplies, and wildlife control fencing to post drivers – all at competitive wholesale prices.

Our experts have been in your position, and are committed to providing you with the best service, tools, materials and solutions to get the job done right.


(707) 934-7116

Owner Patricia Halloran Wheeler has spent years collecting furniture from all over Europe and has opened a shop in St. Helena. A must-see for collectors!


A historic Spanish-style boutique hotel with a seasonal pool in the heart of Rutherford. Explore vineyards with ease and unwind in spacious, thoughtfully furnished rooms.


Upscale wine storage facility located in the historic BV Champagne cellar, in the heart of Rutherford in Napa Valley.

(707) 967-4825

The Silicon Valley Bank Wine Division has been proudly serving Napa Valley Wineries and Grapegrowers since 1994. As the premier commercial banking partner for the premium wine industry, SVB is able to curate customized banking solutions for its clients. SVB has the largest team of commercial bankers dedicated to the wine industry of any bank nationwide, serving over 400 clients in the fine-wine-producing regions of California, Oregon, and Washington.​ By virtue of its dedication to the wine industry, Silicon Valley Bank is able to support its clients consistently through a range of economic cycles as well as offer guidance on many aspects of their businesses beyond traditional banking services. Silicon Valley Bank is proud to support the Rutherford Dust Society and its members.



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