Kistler Vineyards is a well-known winery located in the Sonoma Valley region of California, USA. The winery was founded in 1978 by Steve Kistler and Mark Bixler, and it has since become known for producing some of the most sought-after Chardonnays and Pinot Noirs in California.
Kistler Vineyards has a commitment to producing wines that showcase the terroir of their vineyards, which are primarily located in the Sonoma Coast appellation. The winery produces a range of single-vineyard Chardonnays and Pinot Noirs, as well as a limited production Syrah.
The winemaking philosophy at Kistler Vineyards emphasizes minimal intervention, with a focus on allowing the grapes to express their natural flavors and aromas. The winery also uses French oak barrels to age their wines, which helps to add complexity and depth.
Kistler Vineyards wines are highly regarded by wine critics and collectors, and they are often difficult to obtain due to their limited production and high demand.