One of the most rugged, hard to reach AVAs in Sonoma, this area received AVA status in 2012.
Western part of Sonoma County, close to the ocean
Above the fog line, this region receives plenty of sunlight and cooling coastal breezes.
Sedimentary, gravelly loam, sandstone, shale
Pinot Noir, Chardonnay
The modern history of this region began in the 1960s when hippies moved to the area to live off the land & take a more natural approach to winemaking.