Decoy Wines, founded in 1985, has made a name for itself by producing high-quality yet affordably priced wines sourced from exceptional vineyard sites. Their main vineyards, Ridgeline and Brownell, are nestled in the Alexander Valley of Sonoma County. Led by esteemed Winemaker Dana Epperson, Decoy crafts a diverse range of wines using various grape varieties from different regions. The Decoy lineup encompasses a Red Blend, Cabernet Sauvignon, Merlot, Zinfandel, Pinot Noir, Chardonnay, Sauvignon Blanc, Rosé, and Brut Cuvée. In 2020, they introduced Decoy Limited, a collection of limited-production wines crafted from select lots sourced from esteemed wine regions across California.
The journey of Decoy has seen significant milestones, including the acquisition of the renowned Ridgeline and Brownell vineyards in 2012 and 2013 respectively, enriching their portfolio with distinct Cabernet Sauvignon and other varietals. With a commitment to winemaking excellence, Decoy acquired a state-of-the-art winemaking facility in Hopland in 2014, granting them precise control over their luxury winemaking processes. Building on their legacy, Decoy Limited showcases the epitome of their winemaking expertise, featuring grapes from acclaimed Napa Valley and Sonoma Coast vineyards. Through innovation and dedication, Decoy Wines continues to captivate wine enthusiasts with exceptional flavors and a rich heritage.