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Rodney Strong Wine Estates

Rodney Strong Wine Estates
11455 Old Redwood Highway
Healdsburg, California
USA 95448
Phone: 800-678-4763
http://www.rodneystrong.com
Contact: Rick Sayre
Email: info@rodneystrong.com

Rodney Strong is one of Sonoma County's most dramatic wineries. Visitors are invited to our hospitality center offering a sampling of the award winning wines of Rodney Strong. Enjoy wine tasting with balcony views, taking a tour of the winery's working centers, attending special events, or just relaxing with a picnic and glass of wine on our lush lawn set among the beautiful vineyards of the Russian River Valley.

Our founder, Rodney D. Strong, was born in 1927, in Camas, WA.But Rod yearned to make wine, and in 1962 purchased an old vineyard and winery building in Windsor, once known as the Monte Carlo Winery. There he crafted his first wines by doing: asking questions, taking classes, making mistakes, and learning. Once he'd mastered the basics, he quickly came to the inevitable conclusion that all winemakers must reach: quality winemaking requires quality grapes, and the best way to assure the latter is to grow your own, and get good at it. By 1968, Rod had gotten good enough at making and selling wine, that he was able to convince financiers to loan him the money he needed to acquire land on which to establish vineyards. In those days, this county was dairy country, with pears and prune-plums, but very little in the way of grapes. Armed with the latest climate data from UC Davis, and equipped with an uncanny, visionary approach to selecting sites where great grapes would grow, Rod purchased and planted many of the best vineyards we have today; all right here in Sonoma County.

By 1970, Rod was breaking ground for a new winery building in the recently planted vineyard he called River East, in Healdsburg. Originally a large prune-plum orchard, Rod established chardonnay, pinot noir, and an impressive, efficient winery building, which today houses our tasting room and lower cellar.

Rick Sayre began his winemaking career in 1970 at the age of 19 as assistant winemaker and cellar master at Simi Winery in Sonoma County. He joined Rodney Strong Vineyards in 1979 and since has been responsible for winemaking for the Winery’s Sonoma County, Estate, and Reserve wines.

Rick Sayre began his winemaking career in 1970 at the age of 19 as assistant winemaker and cellar master at Simi Winery in Sonoma County. He joined Rodney Strong Vineyards in 1979 and since has been responsible for winemaking for the Winery’s Sonoma County, Estate, and Reserve wines.

Winemaker: Rick Sayre

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Rodney Strong Wine Estates Cabernet Sauvignon 2008
Rodney Strong Wine Estates Cabernet Sauvignon 2008

Sonoma County, California, United States

88/100

$21.95

LCBO: 226944  9 in stock
BC: 226944  2314 in stock
SAQ: 11770537  Check Stock
ANBL: 226944  144 in stock
Rodney Strong Wine Estates Russian River Valley Estate Pinot Noir 2009
90/100

$24.95

LCBO: 954834  13272 in stock
BC: 545343  Check Stock
SAQ: 11383502  Check Stock
Rodney Strong Wine Estates Chalk Hill Chardonnay 2010
Rodney Strong Wine Estates Chalk Hill Chardonnay 2010

Sonoma County, California, United States

90/100

$24.95

LCBO: 275552  721 in stock
BC: 275552  1154 in stock
SAQ: 11368847  15 in stock
Rodney Strong Wine Estates KNOTTY VINES Zinfandel 2008
Rodney Strong Wine Estates KNOTTY VINES Zinfandel 2008

Northern Sonoma, California, United States

90/100

$22.95

LCBO: 363358  2067 in stock
BC: 264739  698 in stock
Rodney Strong Wine Estates Cabernet Sauvignon 2007
Rodney Strong Wine Estates Cabernet Sauvignon 2007

Sonoma County, California, United States

89/100

$22.95

LCBO: 226944  9 in stock
BC: 226944  2314 in stock
SAQ: 11770537  Check Stock
ANBL: 226944  144 in stock
Rodney Strong Wine Estates Merlot 2010
Rodney Strong Wine Estates Merlot 2010

Sonoma County, California, United States

91/100

$21.95

LCBO: 497933  33 in stock
BC: 497933  1442 in stock
Rodney Strong Wine Estates Alexander Valley Cabernet Sauvignon 2007
LCBO: 833376  Check Stock
BC: 833376  Check Stock
Rodney Strong Wine Estates Cabernet Sauvignon 2010
Rodney Strong Wine Estates Cabernet Sauvignon 2010

Alexander Valley, Sonoma County, California, United States

90/100

$29.95

LCBO: 50427  Check Stock
Rodney Strong Wine Estates Cabernet Sauvignon 2008
Rodney Strong Wine Estates Cabernet Sauvignon 2008

Alexander Valley, California, United States

91/100

$27.95

LCBO: 50427  Check Stock
Rodney Strong Wine Estates Chardonnay 2008
Rodney Strong Wine Estates Chardonnay 2008

Sonoma County, California, United States

89/100

$18.95

LCBO: 226936  Check Stock
BC: 226936  1658 in stock
SAQ: 10544714  Check Stock
ANBL: 1278  206 in stock

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