Estrella Farms

  • About
  • Vineyard Details
  • Varieties Grown
  • About
    Our vineyard was planted in 1997 on the hills across from the Estrella River where the soil is a combination of clay, sand and sandy loam. Our location, farming practices and dramatic temperature swings of hot days and cool nights optimize the character of our vines.
  • Vineyard Details
    • First Date Planted: 1997
    • Row Orientations: North/South
    • Row Spacings: 6x10
    • Trellis Type: VSP
    • Rootstock: Cab: own rooted, Estrella Clone 8 Syrah: own Rooted Old Estrella
    • Irrigated/Dry Farmed: Irrigation
    • Soil Types: clay, sand and sandy loam
    • Slope Description: hillside
    • Harvest Method: Hand Harvested
    • Wineries Supplied: Cab: Vino Vargas, Marechal, Graveyard, Peacock Syrah: Tablas Creek, Vino Vargas
  • Varieties Grown
    • Cabernet Sauvignon | 7.5 acres

    • Syrah Noir | 8.3 acres