Santa Rita Hills Seasmoke

They call it Sea Smoke... the crazy snaking fog that winds it's way up the Santa Ynez River from the icy pacific.  Cools the vines at night.  That's what this Santa Rita Hills micro-climate is all about, the unusual East/West orientation of our valley, as opposed to North/South.   Not to mention the cool beauty of it all.  Makes great wines. And the photo makes a nice screen saver too... Cheers! … [Read more...]