Estate-Grown, Sustainably-Farmed, Field-Blend Wines
|Winegrowers||Betsy & Bill Nachbaur|
|Location||Russian River Valley, Sonoma County|
|Winemakers||Bill Nachbaur & Clay Mauritson|
|Production||3000 cases annually|
|Wines Produced||Acorn Hill (proprietary vineyard blend)|
|Medley (proprietary vineyard blend)|
|Rosato (a dry Rosé)|
|Syrah - Axiom|
|Zinfandel, Heritage Vines|
|Specialty||Producing traditional field-blends (where the grapes are interplanted, harvested, and co-fermented together), creating approachable, food-friendly wines made in the old-world style.|
|Vineyards||Alegría Vineyards—27 acres in Sonoma County's Russian River Valley|
|Varieties Planted||Cabernet Franc Vineyard: Cabernet Franc (98%), Merlot (1%), and Petit Verdot (1%).|
|Dolcetto Vineyard: Dolcetto (94%), Barbera (3%), and Freisa (3%).|
|Sangiovese Vineyard: Sangiovese (98%), Canaiolo (1%), and Mammolo (1%).|
|Syrah Vineyard: Syrah with limited plantings of Viognier, Cinsaut, and Mourvèdre.|
|Zinfandel Vineyard: Zinfandel (78%), Alicante Bouschet (10%), Petite Sirah (10%). The remaining 2% of the field is a mixture of Carignane, Trousseau, Sangiovese, Petit Bouschet, Negrette, Syrah, Muscat Noir, Cinsaut, & Grenache. Originally planted in the 1890s.|
|Mailing Address||P.O. Box 2061, Healdsburg, CA 95448-2061|
|Physical Address||12040 Old Redwood Hwy, Healdsburg, CA|
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