named after the paternal grandmother Bart Araujo, a Bordeaux style blend in, which is vinified by the same method as the flagship wine "Eisele Vineyard" Cabernet Sauvignon
. The grapes for the creation of "Altagracia" comes as a legendary vineyard "Eisele Vineyard", and with some of the other vineyards of Napa Valley, where the company Araujo has long-term contracts for the rental. Red wine "Altagracia", easy and pleasant in his youth, at the same time has a good storage capacity and development - 15-20 years.
Araujo Estate Winery is located in the northeastern part of the Napa Valley, east of Calistoga. The estate was created around Eisele Vineyard. In 1969, Milton and Barbara Eisele purchased property in 137 acres and named it Eisele Vineyard. For 20 years, they have created one of the greatest terroirs in the Napa Valley. Determined not to rest on our laurels, Barbara and Milton offered cooperation Paul Draper, winemaker Ridge Vineyards. In 1971, they released their first vintage "Eisele Vineyard" Cabernet Sauvignon. The second vintage was released Conn Creek Winery in 1974, and from 1975 to 1991. Joseph Phelps continued the tradition, creating a wine with a rich imagination. In 1990, Bart and Daphne Araujo become famous land planted with delicious Cabernet Sauvignon. For 23 years, they have upgraded the vineyard, organic and biodynamic received certificates, built a winery with modern facilities. In addition to Cabernet Sauvignon, the family began to grow a small proportion of Cabernet Franc, Merlot and Petit Verdot to create unique blends. Also on the eastern slope Eisele Vineyard there are small plantings of Sauvignon Blanc.