2009 Syrah, Larry Hyde & Sons Vineyard

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Vineyard for
2009 Syrah, Larry Hyde & Sons Vineyard
Vineyard
Larry Hyde & Sons Vineyard
Appellation
Carneros, Napa Valley
Location

South Carneros off Bay View Avenue.

Acreage & varietals

5 acres Syrah, 2 acres Viognier

Soil

Clay loam from the Haire series.

Unique features

This vineyard is situated in a hilly vein of old terraces with close proximity to the marine influences of the San Pablo Bay. It receives morning fog and mild afternoon temperatures for a long, even growing season.

History

This vineyard was planted in 2001 and 2006 and field budded with a variety of Syrah and Viognier selections. We started working with this vineyard in 2009 and beginning with the 2011 vintage, is under a long-term Estate Vineyard contract.

Wines

Larry Hyde & Sons Vineyard Syrah and Viognier