Vineyard Information:

Year most recently planted or grafted, Block configuration or layout if applicable, Rootstock, Clone

  • Block 1 – Merlot planted in 1993, clone 1 rootstock 110R, 3.8 acre 9×5
  • Block 2 – Merlot planted in 1999, clone 1 rootstock 420A, 12.5 acres 6×4.5
  • Block 3 – Cabernet Sauvignon planted in 1999, clone mixed rootstock 101-14, 6.3 acre 6×4.5
  • Block 4 – Sangiovese planted in 2000, clone F9 rootstock 420A, 3.7 acres 6×4

Planted and previously managed by Wente Vineyards

Soil Information:

About Pleasanton

Pleasanton is a major suburb identified by the U.S. Census as one of the wealthiest middle-sized cities in the nation and was included on Money Magazine’s list of the ’50 Best Cities to Live 2014’ and on 24/7 Wall Street’s list of ‘America’s 50 Best Cities to Live’. Pleasanton ranked #31 on Money’s annual list of the Best Places to Live, and #9 on the publication’s list of the Top Earning Towns in the nation. The rankings were determined on the basis of variables such as crime, education, employment growth, recreation, infrastructure, environment and housing affordability.


    • Pleasanton’s highly educated population and workforce reflect a community that values education and actively supports a preeminent school system which ranks among the Top 10 in California.
    • More than 1,200 acres of surrounding parks, open space and trails offer spectacular vistas and abundant recreational opportunities.
    • Downtown Pleasanton is a charming historic destination with a mix of unique shops, services and restaurants while nearby Stoneridge mall features more than 165 specialty stores and restaurants.
    • There are over 220 dining establishments in our community sure to satisfy varying tastes from cafes, dessert shops, pizza to fine dining.
    • Pleasanton is enlivened by events like a free summer concert series, festivals and parades along Main Street, a weekly year-round farmers market, and an intimate performing and visual arts center.