Coombsville AVA
EDUCATION

Coombsville

Summary:

Wines from this bowl-shaped sub AVA are known for powerful, but smooth tannins and a complex, yet approachable style.

Location:

Southeastern edge of Napa Valley AVA

Climate:

Influenced by the San Pablo Bay, the average temperature is cooler than other Napa Valley sub-AVAs and heat spikes tend to be less severe.

Soil:

Gravelly volcanic, alluvial

Popular Varietals:

Cabernet Sauvignon, Merlot, Chardonnay, Pinot Noir & Syrah

Noteworthy:

Given AVA status in 2011, this region has incredible diversity from vineyard to vineyard due to the varied terroir.

Featured Wineries in Coombsville AVA:

Inherit the Sheep, Italics Winegrowers, Le Chanceux, Maroon Wines, Sciandri Family VineyardsSilverado Vineyards

Coombsville AVA Wine Grapes