Exterior of Round Pond Winery in Rutherford, Napa Valley



Home of famous "Rutherford Dust" Cabernet wineries

Among Napa Valley's famed Cabernets, those hailing specifically from the Rutherford area have an especially passionate following.

The unique soil in the Rutherford area, once a riverbed, produces wines in which fruit and herb flavors are tinged with a mysterious, almost spicy element known as "Rutherford dust." Wondering which foods pair best? Learn all about it during a lunch tasting on the terrace at Round Pond Estate.

Known for

The Rutherford Grill, scenic countryside, famous wines with the unique "Rutherford dust" soil


Rustic yet refined, comfortable, authentic