Vineyard Partners

Sierra Madre

Doug and Jan Circle (owners)

Appellation

Santa Maria Valley

Environment

Soil: sandy, garry soils
Elevation: 215 feet
Exposure: north-south row orientation
Climate: Region I; very cool; direct ocean access

Pinot Noir Facts

Acreage Total / TW  64 / 8 acres
Year Planted 1971
Yield/acre 2.5 tons
Clones 667, 777
First TW Vintage  2008

Chardonnay Facts

Acreage Total / TW 91 / 8 acres 
Year Planted 1971
Yield/acre 3 tons
Clones Dijon 15, 95
First TW Vintage 2008

Current Releases

Testarossa 2010 Sierra Madre Vineyard Chardonnay  
Testarossa 2010 Sierra Madre Vineyard Pinot Noir