Mark and Donnis Topel are hands-on growers and winemakers. For more than 30 years, they have committed themselves to the preservation of 160 acres of pristine, sacred land, 25 acres of which are planted to organic Estate mountain vineyards on Duncan Peak in southern Mendocino County.
Topel Tasting Room is one of the most pet-friendly establishments in Wine Country, so whether you’re mobile on two legs or four, the door is always open.
Take a romantic journey with winemakers Mark and Donnis Topel as they teach couples about the highest form of the winemaker’s art – blending
All Topel wines are lovingly handcrafted by Mark and Donnis, who employ minimalist techniques to transform simple grape juice into world-class wines that are robust, yet balanced and elegant — soulful wines that perfectly reflect the soil and climate of their origin.
“…These enviably pure cabernets are not burdened down with huge tannin and will not whack the taster over his head in terms of power or intensity. Rather, they are beautifully balanced and elegant…”
—Robert Parker, Jr.