Bootleggers

Bootlegger’s Hill sits in an area that is classic Green Valley of the Russian River Valley, boasting the geography of rolling hills and deep fog. Formed from a partnership with Charlie Chenoweth, Michael Browne and Ted Elliott, this vineyard is a virtual candy store of Pinot Noir clones, rootstock options and various pruning methods that lend an elegant and lovely red fruit flavor to each bottle.

Vineyard Stats:

  • Year Planted: 2009
  • Acreage: 30 acres
  • Varietals: Pinot Noir and Chardonnay
  • Vine Spacing: 7x4
  • Soils: Goldridge Sandy Loam
  • Rootstocks: 115, 667, Pommard, 37 Calera and Elite (all on 101-14 and 420A Rootstock)
     
Bootleggers
Bootleggers
Bootleggers