Vineyard Partners

Black Ridge

James Landes & Fred Faltersack (owners)

Appellation

Santa Cruz Mountains AVA

Environment

Soil: Sandy Loam & Sandstone
Elevation: 800 ft to 1,200 ft
Exposure: North east, East, south east depending on the block
Climate:

Varietal Facts

Acreage: Total / TW: 19/ 12 acres
Year Planted: 2001-2006
Yield / Acre: 2-4 ton/acre depending on varietal/block
Spacing: 4ft X 7ft & 5ftX 7ft
Clones: Cabernet Sauvignon: Lafite, Mt. Eden, 04, 337; Cabernet Franc: 5, 214, 312, 332; Merlot: 3, 18; Petit Verdot: 02; Malbec: 04
First TW Vintage: 2014

Current Releases

2014 Black Ridge Vineyard Cabernet Sauvignon