Alejandro P. Bulgheroni is an Argentinian-Italian international vintner and a successful entrepreneur in the agriculture and energy sectors. Widely praised for his humanitarian and ecology efforts, he created an agricultural economy at Garzón, Uruguay. Bulgheroni owns 3 Tuscan wineries, 2 wineries in Bordeaux, 3 in Argentina, the major Uruguay project (Bodega Garzón) and Renwood in CA – but only one carries his name.
Alejandro Bulgheroni Estate is a highly-anticipated Napa Valley newcomer. Ideally situated on Meadowood Lane in St. Helena, the winery is the expression of Bulgheroni’s love for cabernet sauvignon and is dedicated to producing small-lot, handcrafted wines emblematic of their unique sites within the Napa Valley.
The beautiful Bulgheroni crest communicates images symbolic of Alejandro Bulgheroni’s passions and enterprises – cattle, grapevines, blueberries, engineering scale, compass, almonds, and olive branches.
Located in Oakville, Pritchard Hill, St. Helena and Rutherford and selected for their distinctive terroirs, their superior ability to grow Bordeaux varietals, and history producing notable wines, the vineyards of Alejandro Bulgheroni Estate leave an indelible mark. They are intentionally low-yielding to produce wines of intense, concentrated flavor. The winery works collaboratively with the growers to farm sustainably and cultivate exceptional fruit for its small lot bottlings.
An exalted winemaking team that includes Winemaker Philippe Melka, Consulting Enologist Michel Rolland, and Viticulturist Jim Barbour, work with these elite growers and vineyards, employing the highest quality and most costly winemaking techniques and equipment – cement eggs, oak tanks, puncheons, variety of oak coopers, to handcraft these exceptional wines.
Philippe Melka, Winemaker, Philippe has been named one of the world’s top nine wine consultants by respected critic Robert Parker.
Alejandro Bulgheroni Cabernet Sauvignon represents the finest of the Estate and is a best barrel blend, each chosen by Melka and Rolland to highlight the vintage.
Alejandro Bulgheroni Estate produces a portfolio of single vineyard and single AVA wines under the brand name Lithology. The term is used in agriculture, geology, and natural energy which are industries related to Alejandro Bulgheroni.