Vineyard: Zabala

OwnerZebala Family
AppellationArroyo Seco
StoryLouis Zabala is a serious grower whose family has farmed or ranched in the Central Coast since 1793.
AcresJust over 1,000
LocationWind-whipped "Arroyo Seco cone," in the westernmost edge of the Arroyo Seco AVA.
SoilsCoarse sandstone bereft of organic material with big, round white river rocks reminiscent of the galet stones in the Southern Rhone.
VarietiesChardonnay, Pinot Noir, Sauvignon Blanc, Syrah