Learn About Green Hills
We are 5th generation farmers with a passion for crafting great tasting, premium wines from grapes grown on our sustainably managed family farm. Emigrating in 1870 from Germany to California, our ancestors chose the Lodi area to establish their family farm. What began as grape growing evolved into premium varietal winegrowing and today the fourth and fifth generations work side-by-side together, continuing to build on the efforts of generations before us. After all, the land we farm today will be our children’s tomorrow!
Learn About Other California
California has nearly 100 American Viticulture Areas (AVAs) and accounts for almost 90% of wine production in the United States. In our section of Other California, we include wines from smaller AVAs as well as wines from the California AVA. Here are a few smaller AVAs you may see on the label:
Livermore Valley AVA, located right outside of San Francisco and home to...
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Learn About Cabernet Sauvignon
(cab-uhr-NAY sow-veeh-yawn) King of Red Many refer to Cabernet Sauvignon as the king of red grapes. Perhaps that title is due to its ability to grow worldwide in a number of climates, or to the fact that it produces wine with such character yet such diversity. Either way, this grape is responsible, as a whole or a partner, for some of the greatest wines in the world. In Bordeaux,...
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