Our Tempranillo is planted on the hillside facing the southwest. This emulates the best conditions for growing Tempranillo or Tinta Rouiz as it is known in Portugal. Vista's Mediterranean climate has proven to be perfect conditions for growing this grape. Their are only 18 varietals (including reds and whites) that qualify as a "Noble" grape and Tempranillo is one
Here is the South end of the Muscat Canelli Vineyard. All vineyards are on our immediate property so that we can walk them everyday. The best fertilizer for a vineyard is the owner's footprints. Yes, those are my boys learning the biz.