310 Acres Planted to Vineyard
Earned AVA Status in 2011
This viticultural area is within the multi-county North Coast viticultural area and overlaps the northernmost portion of the Alexander Valley AVA and Northern Sonoma AVA. The distinguishing features include mountainous soils, steep topography with high elevations and a growing season climate that contrasts with the climate of the Alexander Valley floor. Cabernet Sauvignon is the dominant player here.