Wine Spectator's Guide to Dry Creek Valley
Wine Spectator, Published 06/01/2012
A nice overview of Dry Creek Valley destinations that features Bella as the first place on the list to visit!
Lily Hill zin accolades
Various, Published 11/30/2011
A compilation of the best scores that our Estate zinfandel has received so far.
Introducing Barrel 32
Bella News, Published 04/29/2010
We are proud to present a new project that began with the 2007 vintage, Barrel 32! The inaugural release consists of just 575 bottles and is available to wine club only. Read more by downloading the PDF below.
Featured Winery-Bella Vineyards
Vegas Wine News, Published 05/20/2009
"Bella represents a dream come true for the Adams family, and they work tirelessly towards improving the winery with each passing vintage....read more by clicking here.
Rebels Rock the Best in the World of Wine
Wine and Spirits Magazine, Published 09/01/2008
"Bella crafts zinfandels of dazzling intensity from their gnarly old vines...the wines are stellar of examples of old-vine California zin."
Artisan Winery of the Year-2007
Wine and Spirits Magazine, Published 11/01/2007
"...it's Bella's vineyard-designated zinfandels that earned them a slot among our American Wineries of the Year."
"What a Vintage" (2005)
Various publications, Published 04/01/2007
2005 was a very good vintage for Bella in terms of wine reviews. Seven of our wines scored 90 points or more or earned a gold medal/best in class award.
Santa Rosa Press Democrat, Published 11/25/2004
"Bella Vineyards' U-shaped cave is built into a hillside with zinfandel vines growing only a few feet above the cave's entrance."
"New wineries in the land of zin keep links to the past"
Santa Rosa Press Democrat, Published 01/19/2005
"Dry Creek Valley is an area marked by the persistence of hardworking farming families and is a longstanding wine appellation as strong as the zinfandel for which it is famous."
7x7 Magazine Article on Bella
7x7 Magazine, San Francisco, Published 11/01/2004
"Bella zins are characterized by a revelation of blackberry flavors and aromas..."
"Little Bella Vineyards makes some big wines"
Marin Independent Journal, Published 04/04/2004
"...the 110-year-old vines are , in the words of co-owner Scott Adams, 'as tall as people.' 'We call it our zinfandel forest,' says Scott's wife, Lynn Adams...The story of Bella Vineyards is a romantic one..."