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With a shared passion for wine, Mr. Douglas Gallagher and his wife, Her Imperial Highness Princess Thi-Nga of Vietnam acquired an Estate and Vineyards in Napa Valley, which was named POETIC MOON, as a tribute to Princess Thi-Nga, whose first name "Thi-Nga" translates into 

Poetic Moon in English.


In addition to traveling the globe, they divide their time between Coral Gables, Florida and Napa Valley, California


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Photo Gallery below

Our Estate & Vineyards

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Poetic Moon Estate and Vineyards are Located on the prestigious 

Howell Mountain, in Napa Valley. 


The property was named Poetic Moon as a tribute to Her Imperial Highness Princess Thi-Nga of Vietnam, whose first name "Thi-Nga" translates into Poetic Moon in English.


The enchanting 6.25 acres of European garden offers breathtaking view of Napa Valley. The 2.50 acres vineyard is planted with Cabernet Sauvignon, Clone 337 Rootstock 

from Bordeaux, France.


Poetic Moon Estate was conceptualized by Princess Thi-Nga with unique design elements to feature and display over 100 sculptures from Princess Thi-Nga's priceless Jade Collection, 

circa 1641-1911.


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Our Wines

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This rare Limited Edition and Collectible Cabernet Sauvignon Wine from Poetic Moon Estate and Vineyard was named for Her Imperial Highness Princess Thi-Nga of Vietnam, a translation of her first name Thi-Nga, which means Poetic Moon in English.


Indeed, according to Imperial Tradition, while maintaining the Quest for Excellence; Princess Thi-Nga and her Husband, Mr. Douglas Gallagher, have selected the finest grapes from their Poetic Moon Estate and Vineyard, located on the prestigious Howell Mountain, In Napa Valley, to offer the highest expression of its exclusive Estate Grown Wines.


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NAVIGATION

Owners Profiles

DOUGLAS D. GALLAGHER - PROFILE

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DOUGLAS D. GALLAGHER

PRINCESS THI-NGA OF VIETNAM - PROFILE

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PRINCESS THI-NGA OF VIETNAM

Douglas D. Gallagher

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In 1985, Mr. Douglas Gallagher founded Gallagher Financial Systems. With a team of over 100, the firm grew over the next 23 years to become one of the most successful providers of Loan Origination Software and Technology Solutions to some of the largest Banks and Financial Institutions in the world such as: J. P. Morgan Chase, Citicorp, Goldman Sachs, Merril Lynch, Wells Fargo, U. S. Bancorp and Australia New Zealand Bank. 


In 2008, Mr. Douglas Gallagher sold Gallagher Financial Systems to Wipro, a Fortune 50 company, listed on the NYSE, with more than 100,000 employees. 


Since the sale of his company, Mr. Douglas Gallagher has been involved in real estate acquisition and development. He presently resides in Coral Gables, Florida and in Napa Valley, California with his wife Princess Thi-Nga of Vietnam.


With a shared passion for fine wines, Mr. Douglas Gallagher and his wife, Princess Thi-Nga of Vietnam, acquired an Estate and Vineyards in Napa Valley, which was named POETIC MOON, as a tribute to Princess Thi-Nga, whose first name Thi-Nga translates into Poetic Moon in English.


Poetic Moon Estate and Vineyards are located on the exclusive Howell Mountain, in Napa Valley, California. The property encompasses a total of 6.25 acres of land and 2.50 acres of vineyards planted with Cabernet Sauvignon vines, Clone 337 Rootstock from Bordeaux, France.


Poetic Moon Estate also features over 100 sculptures from Princess Thi-Nga’s priceless Jade Collection, Circa 1614-1911. 


As an avid wine collector and connoisseur for over 35 years, Mr. Douglas Gallagher established a Collection of fine wines, spanning the globe, with his bi-coastal wine cellars. With a collection of over 5,000 bottles, his wines are from almost every wine region in the world including: California, France, Italy, Spain, Portugal, Australia and New Zealand. 


In 2004, Mr. Douglas Gallagher was a Republican candidate for the United States Senate from the State of Florida.


As the past President of the Diabetes Research Institute Foundation from 1977 to 1978, Mr. Douglas Gallagher also served as Vice Chairman of the Board of Directors of the DRIF from 1979 to 1980, and as a member of the Board of Directors of the DRIF for more than 35 years. 

Princess Thi-Nga Of Vietnam

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FAMILY HISTORY & BIOGRAPHY


Her Imperial Highness Princess Thi-Nga was born in Saigon, South Viet Nam, and was subsequently educated in Paris, France. She is fluent in English, French, Spanish and three dialects of Vietnamese.


The Princess is the great-great-great granddaughter of His Imperial Majesty Emperor Gia Long, from the Nguyen Dynasty 1468-1945, who was the founder of the Nation, which he named “Viet nam” in 1802. Under his reign, Laos and Cambodia were vassal countries to the nation, which subsequently became “The Empire of Viet nam”.


The Princess is the great-great granddaughter of His Imperial Majesty Emperor Minh Mang. She is the great granddaughter of His Imperial Highness Prince Mien Tham, Prime Minister to the Imperial Court and is the granddaughter of His Imperial Highness Prince Huong Khang, Minister of Finance to the Imperial Court.


On her maternal side, the Princess is the great-great granddaughter of His Excellency Hoang Cao Khai, the Viceroy of Tonkin. Her maternal great grandfather, His Excellency Hoang Trong Phu, was the recipient of the French Grand-Croix de la Légion d’Honneur, the highest medal awarded by France.


The Princess is the daughter of the late His Imperial Highness Prince Ung Thi and Her Highness Duchess Nga whose vision and legacies embodied the Imperial Tradition of promoting the culture, welfare, infrastructure, edifices and philanthropies of Viet Nam.


The Princess’ Parents were the founders of Vikimco Steel (Vietnam’s first steel plant) and the Rex Hotel and Commercial Center. Additionally, they established the Vinh Hao Mineral Water Spring and bottling plant and held a large real estate portfolio.


HIS IMPERIAL HIGHNESS PRINCE UNG THI was also the Chairman of the Vietnam Cong Thuong Ngan Hang (Vietnam Bank of Commerce). In addition to the family’s own foundation, the Princess’s mother was also the President of the International Diplomatic Organization, a charitable organization whoso members were community leaders and foreign ambassadors, and which mission was to provide relief to orphans.


The Imperial Family resided in Switzerland since 1954. Although the Princess’ parents maintained residences in Switzerland, France and Vietnam; from 1975 they permanently lived in Switzerland, France and the United States.


Currently, the Princess’ activities are divided between heading the Family’s Holdings, acting as the sole Trustee of her Family’s Trust as well as her own Trust. With her Organization, Imperial Holdings International, the Princess is pursuing her own global Real Estate Development and Design ventures as wells as her Philanthropic Foundation.


The Princess Thi-Nga Foundation is a Non-Political and Charitable Organization dedicated to global Humanitarian and Cultural causes, especially the restoration and preservation of UNESCO World Heritage Sites such as HUE, THE IMPERIAL CITY OF VIETNAM, which was established by the Princess’ great-great-great Grandfather HIS IMPERIAL MAJESTY EMPEROR GIA LONG, and named a WORLD HERITAGE MONUMENT by UNESCO.


The Princess Thi-Nga Foundation will manage the global exhibition of The Private Jade Collection of H.I.H. Princess Thi-Nga of Vietnam, a Princess Thi-Nga Trust property. 


Princess Thi-Nga was a past President of the Board of Directors and past Chairman of the Board of Trustees of The Bass Museum, in Miami Beach, Florida.


During her tenure, the Princess was a  Sponsor of the “Private Jade Collection of H.I.H. Princess Thi-Nga” exhibition at the Bass Museum. The Princess also Chaired, hosted and sponsored the “Imperial Banquet” a VIP Preview Reception of the Jade Collection and Dinner for Museum donors, as well as the Bass Museum VIP Gala Dinner for the Opening of her Jade Collection Exhibition.


Other events Princess Thi-Nga chaired, hosted and sponsored at the Museum included the “Family Day” Event for Miami Dade Community and the “Imperial Tea Ceremony” for donors and members.


As a past Board Member of the Miami City Ballet in Florida, Princess Thi-Nga Chaired and Sponsored the Miami City Ballet 20th Anniversary Season Opening Gala as well as the Ballet Imperial Opening Dinner Reception.


As a firm believer of Freedom of Religion, Princess Thi-Nga Chaired, hosted and Sponsored the Princess Thi-Nga Foundation Luncheon, honoring HIS HOLINESS THE DALAI LAMA, in support of FIU- Florida International University School of Spiritual Studies.

   

With a shared passion for fine wines, while dividing their time Between Coral Gables, Florida and Napa Valley, California, Princess Thi-Nga and her husband, Mr. Douglas Gallagher acquired an Estate and Vineyards in Napa Valley, which was named POETIC MOON, as a tribute to Princess Thi-Nga, whose first name Thi-Nga translates into Poetic Moon in English.


Poetic Moon Estate and Vineyards are located on the exclusive Howell Mountain, in Napa Valley, California. The property encompasses a total of 6.25 acres of land and 2.50 acres of vineyards planted with Cabernet Sauvignon vines, Clone 337 Rootstock from Bordeaux, France.


Poetic Moon Estate also features over 100 sculptures from Princess Thi-Nga’s priceless Jade Collection, Circa 1614-1911. 

Our Wines

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POETIC MOON 2014 - INAUGURAL VINTAGE

INAUGURAL RELEASE Of Our First Vintage POETIC MOON 2014, An Estate Grown Cabernet Sauvignon From Poetic Moon Estate & Vineyards, located on The Prestigious Howell Mountain. 

POETIC MOON 2014

POETIC MOON FUTURES

PRE-ARRIVALS & FUTURE VINTAGES


The Limited Edition Poetic Moon Wines Are Sold By Invitation And On A First-Come-First-Served Basis.


To Join our Guest List, please contact us at Sales@PoeticMoon.com


To Secure Your Allocation Of The Future Vintages Of Poetic Moon Wines At The Pre-Release Preferential Rates, Please Pre-order Our Wines.


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POETIC MOON FUTURES

WINE CLUBS

The Rare And Limited Edition Poetic Moon Wines are sold exclusively BY INVITATION.


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Please View The Benefits Of Our Two Exclusive Wine Clubs:

  • Poetic Moon Club - Platinum
  • Poetic Moon Club - Gold

WINE CLUBS

SHOPPING CART

Poetic Moon is a Limited Edition And Collectors' Wine, Please Place your Order for the Current Inaugural Release.


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PHOTOS - POETIC MOON HARVESTS & PRODUCTION

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Poetic Moon 2014 - Inaugural Vintage

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POETIC MOON 2014 - 750 ML

$ 275 Per Bottle


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POETIC MOON 2014 MAGNUM - 1.5 L

$ 600 Per Bottle


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POETIC MOON FUTURES

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PRE-ARRIVALS AND FUTURE VINTAGES


The Limited Edition Poetic Moon Wines are sold By Invitation Only And On A First-Come-First Served Basis.


To Join our Guest List, please contact us at Sales@PoeticMoon.com


To Secure Your Allocation of The Future Vintages Of Poetic Moon Wines At The Pre-Release Preferential Rates, Please Pre-Order Our Wines By Registering With Poetic Moon Futures.

POETIC MOON FUTURES 2016

$ 825

3 Bottles (750 ML) - Release Date April 2019


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REGISTER

POETIC MOON FUTURES 2016 MAGNUM

$ 600

1 Bottle (1.5 L) - Release Date April 2019


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POETIC MOON FUTURES 2017

$ 825

3 Bottles (750 ML) - Release Date April 2020


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POETIC MOON FUTURES 2017 MAGNUM

$ 600 

1 Bottle (1.5 L) - Release Date April 2020


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Wine Clubs

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POETIC MOON CLUB - PLATINUM

$ 3,300 

12 Bottles (750 ML) Per Vintage


MEMBERS BENEFITS

  • Complimentary Next Day Air Shipping
  • Membership is Automatically Renewed for Each Vintage

JOIN POETIC MOON CLUB - PLATINUM

POETIC MOON CLUB - GOLD

$ 1,650

6 Bottles (750 ML) Per Vintage


MEMBERS BENEFITS

  • Complimentary Next Day Air Shipping 
  • Membership is Automatically Renewed for Each Vintage

JOIN POETIC MOON CLUB - GOLD

COLLECTORS INAUGURAL VINTAGE 2014

Poetic Moon 2014 (750 ML) 

$ 275 Per Bottle


Poetic Moon 2014 Magnum (1.5 L) 

$ 600 Per Bottle

SHOPPING CART

POETIC MOON FUTURES

PRE-ARRIVALS & FUTURE VINTAGES

The Limited Edition Poetic Moon Wines Are Sold By Invitation Only And On A First-Come-First-Served Basis.


To Join our Guest List, please contact us at Sales@PoeticMoon.com


To Secure Your Allocation Of The Future Vintages Of Poetic Moon Wines At The Pre-Release Preferential Rates, Please Pre-order Our Wines By Registering with Poetic Moon Futures.


2015 NO PRODUCTION


POETIC MOON FUTURES 2016  

$ 825

3 Bottles (750 ML) 


POETIC MOON FUTURES 2016 MAGNUM 

$ 600 

1 Bottle (1.5 L) 


POETIC MOON FUTURES 2017 

$ 825

3 BOTTLES (750 ML)


POETIC MOON 2017 MAGNUM  

$ 600 

1 Bottle (1.5 L)


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