Nils Venge makes great affordable wines under the Cougar's Leap Winery at Black Rock Ranch Label. The property is so named for the Obsidean that neighboring Mt. Konocti deposited many years ago and home to the 80 acre Vineyard/ Winery where grow Petite Sirah and Zinfandel grapes in the Red Hills AVA of Lake County, CA. Follow the tracks...take the leap!
Owner and winemaker Nils Venge also owns Saddleback Cellars in the Napa Valley.
Key People Nils Venge & Gail West
Special Offers for ZAP Members
Wine Purchase Discount at Winery: 10% on cases, 1 case maximum Wine Purchase Discount Online: 10% on cases, 1 case maximum
Winery Founded: 1995 Winery Location Region: Lake Cases Produced: 1000 Winery Open for Tasting: No Winery Charges for Tasting: No Retail Sales at Winery: No Offers Online Sales: Yes * Check our winery's website for details. Has a Wine Club: Yes * Cougar Club members receive six bottles twice a year of current releases at a 20% discount. Offers Winery Tours: No Offers Vineyard Tours: No Food Available at Winery: No Has a Picnic Area: No Offers a Meet the Winemaker Tour: No Offers a Barrel Tasting: No