Trade & Media

Sales Team

NamePositionEmail
Gary Chapeta National Sales Managergary@almostfamouswine.com
Kailyn KentMarketing, Design and Communications Manager
6th generation vintner, principal
kailyn.kent@darciekentvineyards.com
Andrew LauerChief Operations Officerandrew.lauer@darciekentvineyards.com

Purchase Orders & Billing

Purchase orders should be sent to:

Darcie Kent Vineyards LLC, via email, to orders@darciekentvineyards.com

Shipping & Pickup

The FOB point is:

 274 Lindbergh Ave, Livermore, CA 94551.

Bill Back Invoices

Bill back invoices (i.e. approved depletion allowances, samples) should be sent via physical mail to:


Darcie Kent Vineyards
Attention: Billback Dept
7000 Tesla Road
Livermore, CA 94550

And via email to billbacks@darciekentvineyards.com

Marketing Materials – 2024 Releases

Tech sheets and shelf talkers can be found on the left side of the product page of each wine in our online store. The bottle shot can be downloaded by right-clicking the image on the store page.

Below is a complete list of our current releases:

Almost Famous Wine Company

BrandVarietalVintageAccolades
Almost Famous Méthode ChampenoiseSparkling Grüner Veltliner2021Expected late July 2024
Bing’s BarnCabernet Sauvignon202090 points (WE)
ChoreographyRed (Blend of Cabernet Sauvignon, Cab Franc, Merlot, Petit Verdot)202092 points (WE)
Dog Day Cab & Co. Cabernet Sauvignon2018Best of Class (LV Uncorked! 22)
Chardonnay2022Double Gold (SFCWC 24)
Firepit Wines by Darcie KentCabernet Sauvignon201992 PTS (WE) Gold (SFCWC 23)
Petite Sirah2020Double Gold (SFCWC 23) 91 PTS (WE)
Pinot Noir202191 points (WE)
Red 2019Gold (SFCWC 23)
Loyal to the SoilCabernet Sauvignon202094 points (WE)
Pistachio Lane by Darcie KentChardonnay202292 points (WE)
Sauvignon Blanc2022Best of Class (LV Uncorked! 23) 90 PTS (WE), Gold (Sauvignon Summit) Gold (SFCWC 23)
The Strong, Silent TypeCabernet Franc2021Best of Class (SFCWC 24) 90 PTS (WE)
Wine Without BordersAlbariño2023
Field Blend (SOLD OUT)2021Double Gold (SFCWC 23)
GPS2021
Grand Durif202191 points (WE)
Grüner Veltliner202291 points (WE) Gold (SFCWC 24)
Rosé of Grenache2023Expected late July 2024
Primitivo2021Double Gold (SFCWC 23)

Darcie Kent Estate Winery

Wine StyleName and VarietalVintageAccolades
White and RoséDeMayo Chardonnay2022Gold (SFCWC 24)
Triska Vineyard Chardonnay2022Best of Class (SFCWC 24), 91 Points (WE)
Triska Vineyard Sauvignon Blanc2023Double Gold (SFCWC 24)
Victories Rosé of Malbec2023expected September 2024
Pinot NoirNOIR Pinot Noir202292 Points (WE), Gold (SFCWC 24)
Triska Vineyard Pinot Noir202190 Points (Wine Spectator), 93 Points (WE), Gold (SFCWC 23)
Bordeaux Varietals & BlendsStone Patch Cabernet Franc202190 Points (WE), Gold (SFCWC 24)
Clone 30 Cabernet Sauvignon202090 points (WE), Gold (SFCWC 24)
Clone 337 Cabernet Sauvignon2021expected Winter 2025
East Hill Cabernet Sauvignon202090 Points (WE), Gold (ACFWC 23)
Tesla Neighbors Cabernet Sauvignon202190 Points (WE)
West Hill Cabernet Sauvignon2021expected Winter 2025
Crown Block Merlot2021expected Winter 2025
Crown Block Petit Verdot (SOLD OUT)2021Best of Class (SFCWC 2024)
New World Style Red BlendsAlpine Red #3NVBest of Class (SFCWC 23)
Firepit Red (original Darcie label) 202090 Points (WE)

Logos

Darcie Kent Estate Winery logo Color Version: View / DownloadBlack Version: View/DownloadWhite Version: View / Download
Darcie Kent Badge logo Color Version: View / DownloadBlack Version: View/DownloadWhite Version: View / Download
Almost Famous Wine Company logo Color Version: View / DownloadBlack Version: View/DownloadWhite Version: View / Download
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Photos for Press Inquiries

Darcie Kent in the barrel roomView / Download
The Kent family in the barrel roomView / Download
Winemaker Julian Halasz in the barrel roomView/ Download
Darcie holding grapes at harvest time (please credit Ron Essex if watermark is cropped)View / Download
Guests enjoying the Terrace & GreenView / Download
Conducted tastings in Bing’s Barn and Art Gallery (please credit Ron Essex if watermark is cropped)View / Download
Night harvest in DeMayo VineyardView / Download
Guests toasting at Almost Famous WineView / Download
Standing ovation at Almost Famous Wine View / Download

Didn’t find the photo you’re looking for? Need something higher resolution? Contact kailyn@almostfamouswine.com

Marketing Materials – Active 2022 & 2023 Releases

We craft great wines that are designed to cellar and age. Many of the wines we released in 2022 and 2023 are still current in stores, on wine lists, and are available from our entertainment venue and tasting room. Many have won awards in 2024.

Wine StyleName and VarietalVintageAccolades
White Wines & RoséWine Without Borders Albariño2022Best of Class (SFCWC 23)
DeMayo Chardonnay2021Gold (SFCWC 24)
Wine Without Borders Grüner Veltliner2021Best of Class (LV Uncorked! 23), 91 pts (WE)
Wine Without Borders Rosé of Grenache2022
Pinot NoirNOIR Pinot Noir202192 Points (WE), Gold (SFCWC 24)
Bordeaux Varietals & BlendsThe Strong, Silent Type Cabernet Franc202094 Points (WE)
Clone 30 Cabernet Sauvignon202090 Points (WE), Gold (SFCWC 24)
Clone 337 Cabernet Sauvignon202091 Points (WE)
East Hill Cabernet Sauvignon202090 Points (WE), Gold (ACFWC 23)
West Hill Cabernet Sauvignon2020Double Gold (SFCWC 24), Gold (ACFWC 23), 90 Points (WE)
Ghost Vines Merlot2019Best of Class (LV Uncorked! 23) , Double Gold (SFCWC 2022)
Old Vines Merlot2019Double Gold (LVU 2022)
Choreography Red 2019
New World Style BlendsAlpine Red #3NVBest of Class (SFCWC 23)
Firepit Red (original Darcie label) 2019Double Gold (SFCWC 23)
Alpine White #6NV Gold (SFCWC 23)
Dessert WinesOld Gum Tree Port2017Gold (SFCWC 21)