AVA: El Dorado County
Location: Just northeast of Placerville, CA
Soil: Aiken red volcanic soil, fine as powder, eroded from an ancient caldera, strewn with pebble-sized lava rocks, all sitting on a lava cap 20’ beneath.
Slope & Aspect: Northwest facing, 5-18% slope
Farming: Sustainable, dry-farmed. Ron Mansfield detail-farms every head-trained vine in our three blocks.