Cienega Valley Wine Central Coast, California
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Part of the larger Central Coast AVA, the valley was historically an important source of grapes for Almaden Vineyards before it was acquired by Constellation Brands in the 1980s. At 1,100 feet, the San Andreas Fault divides the valley so that one side is granite and sandstone, and the other is granite and limestone.
Pietra Santa Merlot 1999Merlot from Cienega Valley, Central Coast, California