VOLUME 9, ISSUE 46
August 25, 2014
ARTICLES IN THIS ISSUE:
Charles Heintz Vineyards: Getting to Know Winegrower Charlie Heintz and the Pinot Noir, Chardonnay and Syrah from His Very Special Vineyard Lucienne: Very Special Pinot Noir from the Santa Lucia Highlands Formaglini Vineyards Sips of Recently Tasted Wines A New Wave of Outstanding Print Wine Magazines Pinot Briefs Winemaker Up Close & Personal Paul Clifton, Director of Winemaking, Hahn Estates
Addamo Estate Vineyards
The Addamo Estate Vineyard is located in the hills of the Santa Maria Valley in Orcutt, roughly 10 miles east of the Pacific Ocean. 75% of the 30-acre vineyard is planted to Pinot Noir with four different Dijon clones. Planting commenced in 2000. The grapes are balanced at the soil level and hand harvested yields are less than one and a half tons per acre. The winemaker is Justin Mund, the vineyard manager is Bill Kesselring, and the proprietor is David Addamo. 126 acres owned, 85 acres leased or controlled.
The tasting room is in Old Town Orcutt (not at estate vineyard). Production 5,000 cases. The winery is located at 2115 Blosser, Units 120 & 121, Santa Maria. 805-934-9878.
A foreclosure sale of the Addamo Vineyards property was scheduled for February 4, 2010.
Articles About Addamo Estate Vineyards
2005 Addamo Estate Vineyards Santa Barbara County Pinot Noir
$35. · Soft, gentle, and complex showing a nice touch. Very appealing. Reviewed July 30, 2007 ARTICLE »
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