Hahn Family Wines owns and farms 650 acres of estate vineyards in the Santa Lucia Highlands (SLH) appellation of Monterey County. The family also owns an additional 750 acres of prime vineyards in Monterey County’s Arroyo Seco AVA. The Hahn’s released their first wine from SLH in 1980 and today, Hahn Family Wines, now run by second-generation vintner Philip Hahn, owns about 10% of the total acreage planted in the appellation. Hahn’s estate vineyards offer a diverse selection of terroir for growing Pinot Noir, Chardonnay and other cool climate grape varieties. Primary Varietals: Pinot Noir, Chardonnay, Pinot Gris, Grenache, Merlot Winemakers: Paul Clifton, Greg Freeman AVA: Arroyo Seco, Monterey, Santa Lucia Highlands
ABOUT Rexford Winery handcrafts wines in small lots using grapes from select local vineyards. We focus on single-vineyard Pinot Noir, Chardonnay, Merlot, and other premium varieties. Our wines accurately reflect the varietal characteristics of the grapes and the unique microclimates and soils of the vineyards from which they come. WINEMAKING Our style is strongly influenced by the character of fine European wines that pair well with food. We work closely with selected growers to secure fruit that will produce well-balanced wines that are true to the variety and without excessive alcohol. Absolutely minimal cellar handling is used to preserve the full character and complexity that the grapes can provide. Racking and bottling schedules do not follow rigid timelines, but are adapted to fit the development of each wine. The finest barrels are used judiciously so that oak flavors are not dominant and at most provide a subtle background to the intrinsic aroma and flavor profile of the wine. We do not fine or filter our wines. The wines are exposed minimally to air during production and aging, and they can be expected to continue to improve with several years of bottle aging, though all Rexford wines can be drunk with […]
AG Venture Tours & Consulting specializes in wine tasting, sightseeing and agricultural education tours of the Monterey Bay region of California. Wine tasting tours visit both the Salinas Valley and Carmel Valley, but can also be customized to your interests, offering both half and full day excursions. Guides are friendly and knowledgeable with extensive backgrounds in the agriculture and wine industries. TCP #22683 S
The Franscioni Family has been in the Salinas Valley/Santa Lucia Highlands for five generations. They have deep roots (no pun intended) in the farming, grape growing and wine producing industries. The winery and vineyard are all family owned and operated. Behind the Scenes Wine Tours would like to extend an invitation to you and your friends to go Behind the Scenes and experience a tour like no other!