Orin Swift

The Orin Swift story starts in 1995 when, on a whim, David Swift Phinney understandably took a friend up on an offer to spend a term ‘studying’ in Florence.During that time, he was introduced to wine, how it was made, and got hooked.After graduating in 1997 he took a temporary harvest job at the iconic Robert Mondavi winery.Harvest is not an easy job and David quickly decided that if he was going to work this hard it should eventually be for himself and in 1998 he founded Orin Swift Cellars with two tons of zinfandel, a disruptive approach to labels and marketing and not much else.Today Orin Swift is owned by California icons E&J Gallo, but David remains at the helm, disregarding the traditions of terroir and site-specific bottlings in favour of simply procuring the best grapes to make the most drinkable blends and putting them in bottles that really stand out.

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Donelan, Obsidian Vineyard, Syrah, Knights Valley, 2012, Double Magnum
Donelan, Richard's Family Vineyard, Syrah, Sonoma Valley, 2012
Donelan, Richard's Family Vineyard, Syrah, Sonoma Valley, 2012, Double Magnum
Donelan, Richard's Family Vineyard, Syrah, Sonoma Valley, 2012, Magnum
Donelan, Two Brothers, Pinot Noir, Sonoma Coast, 2012, Double Magnum
Donelan, Two Brothers, Pinot Noir, Sonoma Coast, 2012, Magnum
Knights Bridge, Beckstoffer To Kalon, Cabernet Sauvignon, Oakville, 2012
Morlet, En Famille, Pinot Noir, Sonoma Coast, 2012
Morlet, Mon Chevalier, Cabernet Sauvignon, Knights Valley, 2012
Peter Michael, Le Caprice, Pinot Noir, Sonoma Coast, 2012, Double Magnum
Peter Michael, Ma Danseuse, Pinot Noir, Sonoma Coast, 2012, Magnum
Rudd, Oakville Estate Red, Bordeaux Red Blend, Oakville, 2012
Rudd, Oakville Estate Red, Bordeaux Red Blend, Oakville, 2012, Double Magnum
Rudd, Oakville Estate Red, Bordeaux Red Blend, Oakville, 2012, Magnum
Rudd, Samantha's Block, Cabernet Sauvignon, Oakville, 2012, Magnum