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The vineyard is located at 1800 feet elevation on Lone Tree Ridge overlooking the small town of Boonville in the Anderson Valley. 6 acres were originally planted in 1992 in Goldridge loamy soils to Pommard clone, the property has been farmed (95% dry farmed) and managed by Josh Chandler.
The 2013 Roma's Vineyard Pinot Noir made its debut at the 2015 WineSong event.
2013 Roma’s Vineyard Ridge Top Anderson Valley Pinot Noir
14.0% alc., 115 cases, $49. Dry farmedvineyard at 1,850 feet overlooking Boonville. Goldridge loam soils. Pommard clone. Aged 18 months in French oak barrels. Unfiltered. · Light cherry red color in the glass. Nicely composed aromatic profile featuring cherry, cranberry, rose petal and wooded path. Light to mid weight in style, and powerfully flavored with a lovely blend of cherry and spice, this wine is elegantly fashioned, nicely balanced, clean and long in the mouth. This beauty sneaks up rather than overwhelms. Score: 92. Reviewed July 24, 2016 ARTICLE »
2012 Roma’s Vineyard Ridge Top Anderson Valley Pinot Noir
14.0% alc., 125 cases, $49. Aged 15 months in French oak barrels and bottled unfiltered. · Light cherry red color in the glass. Lovely aromas of black cherry, baking spices, wilted rose and sandalwood. Lighter styled, with flavors of well-spiced dark cherry carrying through a juicy finish where aggressive tannins rise up to leave an astringent impression. Score: 89. Reviewed July 24, 2016 ARTICLE »