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Fries Family Wines

Desert Wind Vineyard


Information about the planted areas of this vineyard

Grape Profile

Grape Details

Varietals: Cabernet Sauvignon, Merlot, Syrah, Cabernet Franc, Sauvignon Blanc (Fumé blanc), Chardonnay, Mourvèdre (Mataro), Carmenere, Viognier, Malbec, Petit Verdot, Tempranillo (Valdepeñas)
Vine Age: 2 years (average)
Wine Regions: Columbia Valley

Vineyard Size

Planted Area: 429.87 acres

Wine History

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Farm Certifications

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Land Profile

Topography

Elevation1120.44 ft.
Slope3.3% (1.91°)
AspectSouth (177.12°)

Solar Radiation

Average Radiation TotalWH/m2
Annual91070.85
Growing Season131879.38

Climate Indices

Index Name
Growing Degree-Days2499.9
Huglin Index2261.24
Biologically Effective Degree-Days1427.77

Temperature & Rainfall

AverageHi °FLow °FRain in.
Annual62.938.68.19
Growing Season76.247.13.18
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Block List

Planted Areas of this Vineyard (78)

  1. Block: 1 (15.54 acres)
    Grape: Cabernet Sauvignon
    989.69 ft. | Taunton, Kennewick
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  2. Block: 10 (5.15 acres)
    Grape: Cabernet Sauvignon
    1038.72 ft. | Taunton, Kennewick
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  3. Block: 11 (4.84 acres)
    Grape: Cabernet Sauvignon
    1040.87 ft. | Taunton, Kennewick
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  4. Block: 12 (4.35 acres)
    Grape: Cabernet Sauvignon
    1043.82 ft. | Taunton, Kennewick
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  5. Block: 13 (4.56 acres)
    Grape: Cabernet Sauvignon
    1046.14 ft. | Taunton, Kennewick
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  6. Block: 14 (7.72 acres)
    Grape: Cabernet Sauvignon
    1047.81 ft. | Taunton, Kennewick
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  7. Block: 15 (12.81 acres)
    Grape: Merlot
    1047.24 ft. | Scoon, Taunton, Kennewick
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  8. Block: 16 (4.73 acres)
    Grape: Merlot
    1045.12 ft. | Taunton, Kennewick
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  9. Block: 17 (9.25 acres)
    Grape: Merlot
    1083.82 ft. | Scoon, Taunton
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  10. Block: 18 (9.31 acres)
    Grape: Merlot
    1087.79 ft. | Taunton
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  11. Block: 19 (1.07 acres)
    Grape: Syrah
    1088.74 ft. | Taunton
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  12. Block: 2 (5.3 acres)
    Grape: Cabernet Franc
    993.5 ft. | Taunton, Kennewick
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  13. Block: 20 (1.1 acres)
    Grape: Syrah
    1088.87 ft. | Taunton
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  14. Block: 22 (6.96 acres)
    Grape: Cabernet Sauvignon
    1090.6 ft. | Taunton
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  15. Block: 23 (3.81 acres)
    Grape: Cabernet Sauvignon
    1093.31 ft. | Scoon, Taunton
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  16. Block: 24 (3.92 acres)
    Grape: Cabernet Sauvignon
    1094.68 ft. | Scoon, Taunton
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  17. Block: 25 (2.77 acres)
    Grape: Chardonnay
    1094.44 ft. | Scoon, Taunton
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  18. Block: 26 (0.82 acres)
    Grape: Mourvèdre (Mataro)
    1093.49 ft. | Scoon, Taunton
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  19. Block: 27 (1.49 acres)
    Grape: Carmenere
    1094.53 ft. | Scoon, Taunton
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  20. Block: 28 (6.16 acres)
    Grape: Cabernet Franc
    1095.45 ft. | Scoon, Taunton
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  21. Block: 29 (2.95 acres)
    Grape: Cabernet Sauvignon
    1095.71 ft. | Scoon, Taunton
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  22. Block: 3 (5.16 acres)
    Grape: Cabernet Sauvignon
    995.33 ft. | Taunton, Kennewick
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  23. Block: 30 (3.89 acres)
    Grape: Sauvignon Blanc (Fumé blanc)
    1096.34 ft. | Taunton
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  24. Block: 32 (3.39 acres)
    Grape: Merlot
    1115.88 ft. | Taunton
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  25. Block: 33 (3.28 acres)
    Grape: Merlot
    1112.26 ft. | Taunton
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  26. Block: 34 (0.72 acres)
    Grape: Cabernet Sauvignon
    1109.19 ft. | Taunton
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  27. Block: 35 (0.7 acres)
    Grape: Cabernet Sauvignon
    1108.06 ft. | Taunton
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  28. Block: 36 (5.48 acres)
    Grape: Viognier
    1103.45 ft. | Taunton
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  29. Block: 37 (8.78 acres)
    Grape: Chardonnay
    1096.35 ft. | Taunton
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  30. Block: 38 (9.09 acres)
    Grape: Merlot
    1142.72 ft. | Scoon
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  31. Block: 39 (9.13 acres)
    Grape: Merlot
    1144.67 ft. | Scoon, Taunton
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  32. Block: 4 (4.29 acres)
    Grape: Cabernet Sauvignon
    999 ft. | Taunton
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  33. Block: 40 (1.04 acres)
    Grape: Syrah
    1143.59 ft. | Scoon, Taunton
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  34. Block: 41 (1.06 acres)
    Grape: Syrah
    1143.2 ft. | Scoon, Taunton
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  35. Block: 42 (3.29 acres)
    Grape: Unknown
    1142.77 ft. | Scoon, Taunton
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  36. Block: 43 (3.38 acres)
    Grape: Unknown
    1141.74 ft. | Scoon, Taunton
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  37. Block: 44 (3.26 acres)
    Grape: Cabernet Sauvignon
    1142.03 ft. | Scoon, Taunton
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  38. Block: 45 (3.37 acres)
    Grape: Cabernet Sauvignon
    1141.85 ft. | Scoon, Taunton
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  39. Block: 46 (2.08 acres)
    Grape: Chardonnay
    1139.03 ft. | Scoon, Taunton
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  40. Block: 47 (20.2 acres)
    Grape: Merlot
    1149.24 ft. | Scoon, Taunton
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  41. Block: 48 (4.63 acres)
    Grape: Cabernet Sauvignon
    1156.08 ft. | Scoon, Taunton
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  42. Block: 49 (3.59 acres)
    Grape: Cabernet Sauvignon
    1157.51 ft. | Scoon, Taunton
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  43. Block: 5 (4.61 acres)
    Grape: Cabernet Sauvignon
    1000.75 ft. | Taunton, Kennewick
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  44. Block: 50 (0.84 acres)
    Grape: Cabernet Franc
    1158.14 ft. | Scoon, Taunton
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  45. Block: 51 (7.23 acres)
    Grape: Merlot
    1156.56 ft. | Scoon, Taunton
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  46. Block: 52 (6.99 acres)
    Grape: Merlot
    1151.07 ft. | Scoon, Taunton
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  47. Block: 53 (1.51 acres)
    Grape: Cabernet Sauvignon
    1146.8 ft. | Scoon, Taunton
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  48. Block: 54 (1.49 acres)
    Grape: Cabernet Sauvignon
    1145.32 ft. | Scoon, Taunton
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  49. Block: 55 (3.02 acres)
    Grape: Cabernet Sauvignon
    1143.73 ft. | Taunton
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  50. Block: 56 (3.02 acres)
    Grape: Cabernet Sauvignon
    1142.89 ft. | Taunton
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  51. Block: 57 (3.24 acres)
    Grape: Syrah
    1143.07 ft. | Taunton
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  52. Block: 58 (3.03 acres)
    Grape: Syrah
    1142.09 ft. | Taunton
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  53. Block: 59 (19.08 acres)
    Grape: Chardonnay
    1138.15 ft. | Scoon, Taunton
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  54. Block: 6 (7.8 acres)
    Grape: Cabernet Sauvignon
    1002.05 ft. | Kennewick
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  55. Block: 60 (12.43 acres)
    Grape: Merlot
    1204.5 ft. | Scoon
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  56. Block: 61 (12.44 acres)
    Grape: Merlot
    1203.33 ft. | Scoon
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  57. Block: 62 (4.55 acres)
    Grape: Cabernet Sauvignon
    1197.79 ft. | Scoon, Taunton
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  58. Block: 63 (1.97 acres)
    Grape: Malbec
    1194.59 ft. | Scoon, Taunton
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  59. Block: 64 (2.12 acres)
    Grape: Petit Verdot
    1191.93 ft. | Scoon, Taunton, Kennewick
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  60. Block: 65 (2.13 acres)
    Grape: Tempranillo (Valdepeñas)
    1188.75 ft. | Taunton, Kennewick
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  61. Block: 66 (1.09 acres)
    Grape: Cabernet Sauvignon
    1185.76 ft. | Taunton, Kennewick
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  62. Block: 67 (20.34 acres)
    Grape: Merlot
    1204.16 ft. | Scoon, Taunton
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  63. Block: 68 (7.93 acres)
    Grape: Cabernet Sauvignon
    1214.03 ft. | Scoon, Taunton
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  64. Block: 69 (1.24 acres)
    Grape: Cabernet Franc
    1214.17 ft. | Scoon
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  65. Block: 7 (12.74 acres)
    Grape: Merlot
    1001.17 ft. | Scoon, Taunton, Kennewick
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  66. Block: 70 (7.08 acres)
    Grape: Merlot
    1211.96 ft. | Scoon
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  67. Block: 71 (6.83 acres)
    Grape: Merlot
    1206.08 ft. | Scoon, Taunton
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  68. Block: 72 (1.48 acres)
    Grape: Cabernet Sauvignon
    1202.47 ft. | Scoon, Taunton
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  69. Block: 73 (1.45 acres)
    Grape: Cabernet Sauvignon
    1201.77 ft. | Scoon, Taunton
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  70. Block: 74 (2.91 acres)
    Grape: Cabernet Sauvignon
    1200.74 ft. | Taunton
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  71. Block: 75 (2.88 acres)
    Grape: Cabernet Sauvignon
    1200.6 ft. | Scoon, Taunton
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  72. Block: 76 (3.06 acres)
    Grape: Syrah
    1200.13 ft. | Scoon, Taunton
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  73. Block: 77 (2.88 acres)
    Grape: Syrah
    1198.74 ft. | Scoon, Taunton
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  74. Block: 78 (17.38 acres)
    Grape: Chardonnay
    1192.12 ft. | Scoon, Taunton
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  75. Block: 8 (4.47 acres)
    Grape: Merlot
    999.55 ft. | Scoon, Taunton, Kennewick
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  76. Block: 9 (15.64 acres)
    Grape: Cabernet Sauvignon
    1032.84 ft. | Taunton
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Administration

Vineyard-ID: 195170
Created Date: Unknown
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Data Notes and References

Notes

Farm 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.

References

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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.” American Journal of Enology and Viticulture, in Press Spring 2010.
  • Gladstones, J. (1992) Viticulture and environment (Winetitles: Adelaide).
Month Climate Averages: Monthly and annual temperature and rainfall values based on 30-arcsec (800m) normals for the climatological period 1971-2000. Data provided by PRISM Climate Group, Oregon State University, http://prism.oregonstate.edu, October 31,2008
Soil: Soil data is collected from the following sources:
  • 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/.
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