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3907 North River RoadPalisade, CO, 81526
Grape DetailsVarietals: Cabernet Sauvignon, Sauvignon Blanc (Fumé blanc), Pinot Gris (Pinot Grigio), Syrah, MalbecVine Age: 15.8 years (average)Wine Regions: Grand Valley
Vineyard SizePlanted Area: 10.25 acres
Wine HistoryGrapes from these blocks have been used in the following wines:
|1.||Canyon Wind 47-Ten Red (2011)||$12|
|2.||Canyon Wind Cabernet Sauvignon (2007)||$25||82.5|
|3.||Canyon Wind IV (2007)||$100||88|
|4.||Canyon Wind 47-Ten White (2012)||$ -|
|5.||Canyon Wind Sauvignon Blanc (2012)||$15|
Farm CertificationsThese blocks do not have any farm certifications
|Average Radiation Total||WH/m2|
|Biologically Effective Degree-Days||1624.19|
Temperature & Rainfall
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Planted Areas of this Vineyard (5)
- Block: 1(3.28 acres)Grape: Cabernet Sauvignon4754.02 ft. | Fruitland, TurleyView block details
- Block: 2(1.59 acres)Grape: Sauvignon Blanc (Fumé blanc)4753.62 ft. | Fruitland, TurleyView block details
- Block: 3 (1.93 acres)Grape: Pinot Gris (Pinot Grigio)4753.16 ft. | Fruitland, TurleyView block details
- Block: 4(1.75 acres)Grape: Syrah4751.07 ft. | Fruitland, TurleyView block details
- Block: 5 (1.7 acres)Grape: Malbec4746.54 ft. | Fruitland, TurleyView block details
About Cliffside Vineyard
Planted in 2001 and 2002, this vineyard lies directly across the road from the Riverside Vineyard. This vineyard was planted with two more blocks of Cabernet Sauvignon, and one each of Syrah, Tempranillo, Sauvignon Blanc, and Pinot Grigio. In 2010, the Tempranillo was pulled out to make way for the fifth bordeaux varietal, Malbec. Being further away from the river, this vineyard has similar soils to the Riverside Vineyard but they are covered by an increasing depth of sandy soil mixed with some lighter clay. This increase in soil depth along with the inclusion of some clay allows fruit grown on this vineyard to show more concentration and brighter fruit than the Riverside Vineyard.
AdministrationVineyard-ID: 2384Created Date: June 25, 2012Edit History: View Edit History of this Vineyard
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Data Notes and References
NotesFarm Certifications: See the certifications page to learn more about the farm certifications Everyvine tracks. Soil Horizon: Bedrock value set to "-" is not available. Available water capacity units are cm/cm. Solar Radiation: Area Solar radiation has been calculated in watt hours per square meter (WH/m2) Topography: Topography values are averaged over the block area. Aspect is expressed in positive degrees from 0 to 359.9, measured clockwise from north. Growing Season: For use in various statistical averages, Everyvine defines the vineyard growing season as the period April 1st to October 31st.
The vineyard data presented here is most often sourced from the public data sources listed below. However, Everyvine also accepts data from vineyard owners who often have even better data they have collected themseleves.
If you have more accurate data on a vineyard go to: Data Submission page.Topography: Topographic and solor radiation calculations are based on 1/3 arc-second (approx. 10m) elevation models. Data provided by U.S. Geological Survey (USGS), EROS Data Center, National Elevation Dataset, http://ned.usgs.gov/, 1999 Climate Indices: Calculations based on methodologies described by Gregory Jones and John Gladstones. See the following:
- Jones, G.V, Duff, A.A., Hall, A., and J. Myers (2009). Spatial analysis of climate in winegrape growing regions in the western United States.â€ť American Journal of Enology and Viticulture, in Press Spring 2010.
- Gladstones, J. (1992) Viticulture and environment (Winetitles: Adelaide).
- SSURGO: Soil Survey Staff, Natural Resources Conservation Service, United States Department of Agriculture. Soil Survey Geographic (SSURGO) Database. Available online at http://soildatamart.nrcs.usda.gov.
- STATSGO2: Soil Survey Staff, Natural Resources Conservation Service, United States Department of Agriculture. U.S. General Soil Map (STATSGO2). Available online at http://soildatamart.nrcs.usda.gov.
- Web Soil Survey: Soil Survey Staff, Natural Resources Conservation Service, United States Department of Agriculture. Web Soil Survey. Available online at http://websoilsurvey.nrcs.usda.gov/.