• Dramatically Perched on a Coastal Ridge,

    Only 4 Miles from the Pacific Ocean


The highest-quality pinot noir and chardonnay in California is possible only when nature fashions a perfect terroir: cooling fog from the Pacific Ocean, soaring altitude, and exposure to the bright warming sun. In very few places do these elements all come together with copious intensity to fashion a truly unique site. Doc’s Ranch Vineyard is that exceptional place with its close proximity to the Pacific Ocean, perfect elevation, and ideal slopes with southern exposure.

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2011 Red Car Wine Company Doc’s Ranch Vineyard Pinot Noir

Vivid ruby-red. Seductive aromas of raspberry, cherry-cola and fresh rose, with Asian spice an

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2010 Red Car Wine Company Doc’s Ranch Vineyard Pinot Noir

“Vivid red. Sexy, complex nose offers redcurrant, raspberry, fresh rose, minerals and a hint of

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Water Pipe

Grapegrowing and Water Usage

California supplies almost half of all fruits, veggies, and nuts consumed in the U.S.  And we're facing th,..

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Posted 9 months ago
cover crop, vineyard

Why we use Cover Crops

Cover crops are annuals planted in between vine rows for a variety of reasons. We use them to protect the soil from erosion, provide a ,..

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Posted 11 months ago



Lots of people are involved in making Doc’s Ranch Vineyard a special place. They all share a passion for creating world class wines from the exceptional fruit of this vineyard. Read about some of their stories.

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