Duvarita - Syrah

Duvarita Vineyard - Lompoc

Vineyard Manager: Larry Finkle

Year Planted: 2000

Acreage: 26 acres

Elevation: 100 to 700 ft

Varietal: Syrah

Clones: Estrella, 470, 877

Soil: Marina Sand and Arnold Sand


Climate: Region I - The climate is dry subhumid mesothermal with dry somewhat foggy summers and cool moist winters. Mean annual precipitation is 12 to 16 inches. Average January temperature is 50 degrees to 55 degrees F., average July temperature is 62 degrees to 67 degrees F., and mean annual temperature is 58 degrees to 61 degrees F. The freeze-free season is 300 to 350 days.