Vineyard: Hillcrest Estate

Hillcrest Estate
OwnersCarl Briggs, Lisa Lawrence
AppellationSonoma Coast
StoryHome to the original Chardonnay planting in the West Sonoma Coast. It has since been replanted to Pinot Noir.
Dates Planted2005
LocationJust outside the town of Occidental, adjacent Charles Heintz Vineyard & Winery.
SoilsGoldridge loam.
VarietiesPinot Noir
Clones115, Calera, Swan
Trellis Spacing4' x 7'
ManagersCarl Briggs, Lisa Lawrence